Sorting Myrciaria names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :

There are 151 taxa in World Checklist Project of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Myrciaria aureana Mattos
SYNONYM(S) :   Plinia aureana (Mattos) Mattos, Plinia phitrantha (Kiaersk.) Sobral
ENGLISH :  White jaboticaba.
PORTUGUESE :  Jabuticaba branca.
SPANISH :  Guapurú blanco.

Myrciaria cauliflora Berg.
SYNONYM(S) :  Eugenia cauliflora DC.,  Myrtus cauliflora Mart., Plinia cauliflora (Mart.) Kausel
ENGLISH :  Black-fruited jaboticaba, Black jaboticaba, Brazilian grape tree, Jaboticaba, Jabuticaba, Guaperu, Guapuru, Hivapuru, Sabará, Ybapuru.
PORTUGUESE :  Jaboticaba, Jaboticaba cabeira (Brazil), Jaboticaba-de-cabinho (Brazil), Jaboticaba murta (Brazil), Jaboticaba olho-de-boi,  Jaboticaba sabará (Brazil), Jaboticabeira, Jabuticaba (Brazil), Jabuticaba-açu (Brazil), Jabuticaba-de-sabará (Brazil), Jabuticaba-murta (Brazil), Jabuticaba-paulista (Brazil), Jabuticabeira (Brazil), Jaboticatuba, Jaboticatuba grande.
SPANISH :  Guapurú (Bolivia), Iba-purú (Argentina, Paraguay), Jaboticaba, Yabuticaba.

Myrciaria dubia (Kunth) McVaugh
SYNONYM(S) :  Myrciaria caurensis Steyerm., Myrciaria divaricata (Benth.) O. Berg, Myrciaria paraensis O. Berg, Myrciaria spruceana O. Berg, Psidium dubium Kunth
PORTUGUESE :  Arazá de agua, Caçari, Camu-camu (Brazil).
SPANISH :  Camo camo, Camu camu (Peru), Guapurú blanco, Guayabillo blanco (Venezuela), Guayabito.

Myrciaria edulis (Vell.) Skeels
SYNONYM(S) :  Eugenia edulis Vell. , Marlierea edulis (Vell.) Nied., Myrciaria plicatocostata O. Berg, Plinia plicatocostata (O.Berg) Amshoff, nom. illeg. Plinia edulis (Vell.) Sobral
ENGLISH :  Cambuca tree.
PORTUGUESE :  Cambucá verdadeiro (Brazil).

Myrciaria floribunda (H. West ex Willd.) O. Berg
SYNONYM(S) :   Eugenia floribunda H. West ex Willd.
DUTCH :  Kakrioe harirazoe tataroe (Surinam), Roode bosch guave (Surinam), Saitjaberan (Surinam).
ENGLISH :  Guavaberry (USA), Guava berry (West Indies), Rumberry (USA).
FRENCH :  Bois de basse bâtard, Bois mulâtre (Haiti), Bwa débas bata (Creole-Martinique), Coco caret, Koko karèt (Creole-Martinique).
SPANISH :  Cabo De Chivo (El Salvadore), Escobillo (Nicaragua), Guayabillo Guatemala), Mijo (Dominican Rep.), Mizto (Puerto Rico), Murta (Puerto Rico).

Myrciaria glazioviana (Kiaersk.) G.M. Barroso ex Sobral
ENGLISH :  Yellow jaboticaba.
PORTUGUESE :  Cabeluda, Cabelluda.

Myrciaria glomerata O. Berg
SYNONYM(S) :   Eugenia cabelludo Kiaersk., Paramyrciaria glomerata (O.Berg) Sobral, Plinia glomerata (O. Berg) Amshoff
ENGLISH :  Yellow jaboticaba.
PORTUGUESE :  Cabeluda, Cabelluda, Cabeludinha.

Myrciaria ibarrae Lundell
SYNONYM(S) :   Eugenia ibarrae Lundell
SPANISH :  Guayabillo (Guatemala).

Myrciaria jaboticaba (Vell.) Berg.
Eugenia jaboticaba (Vell.) Kiaersk.,   Myrcia jaboticaba (Vell.) Baill., Myrtus jaboticaba Vell. , Plinia cauliflora (Mart.) Kausel, Plinia jaboticaba (Vell.) Kausel
ENGLISH :  Yellow-fruited jaboticaba, Yellow jabotica, Yellow jabotica.
FRENCH : Jaboticaba de Sao Paulo..
PORTUGUESE :   Jaboticaba batuba (Brazil), Jaboticaba-de-cabinho (Brazil), Jaboticaba grauda, Jaboticaba de Sao Paulo (Brazil), Jaboticaba murta, Jaboticaba olho-de-boi, Jaboticaba paulista, Jaboticabeira, Jaboticatuba, Jaboticatuba grande, Jaboticatuba sabará, Jabuticaba (Brazil), Jabuticaba-açu (Brazil).
SPANISH :  Grauda,  Jaboticaba amarilla.

Myrciaria tenella (DC.) O.Berg
PORTUGUESE :  Camboí, Cambuí, Cambuí preto, Cambuim, Cambuizinho.

Myrciaria trunciflora O. Berg
SYNONYM(S) :   Eugenia rabeniana Kiaersk.,  Myrciaria peruviana (Poir.) Mattos var. trunciflora (O.Berg) Mattos, Plinia peruviana (Poir.) Govaerts, Plinia trunciflora (O.Berg) Kausel
PORTUGUESE :  Jaboticaba-de-cabinho (Brazil), Jaboticaba do Pará, Jaboticaba miúda, Jaboticaba murta, Jaboticaba olho-de-boi, Jaboticaba rajada, Jabuticabeira, Jaboticatuba, Jaboticatuba grande, Jaboticatuba sabará.

Myrciaria vexator McVaugh
ENGLISH :  Blue grape, False jaboticaba.

Myrciaria vismeifolia (Benth.) O. Berg
SYNONYM(S) :   Eugenia vismeifolia Benth.


General Bibliography
Specific & complementary

Bioversity International, 2010, New World Fruits online Database. International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI) and the International Network for Improvement of Banana and Plantain (INIBAP).


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