Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Callicarpa americana
(American beautyberry)

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Callicarpa americana (American beautyberry)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Callicarpa americana
  • Preferred Common Name
  • American beautyberry
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Agroforestry
  • Ornamental
  • Traditional/folklore
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Callicarpa americana L.

Preferred Common Name

  • American beautyberry

International Common Names

  • Spanish: filigrana (Cuba)
  • French: callicarpe d'Amérique; porphyra

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Amerikanische Schoenfrucht
  • Italy: callicarpa d'America

EPPO code

  • CLIAM (Callicarpa americana)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Lamiales
  •                         Family: Lamiaceae
  •                             Genus: Callicarpa
  •                                 Species: Callicarpa americana

Uses List

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Environmental

  • Agroforestry

General

  • Ornamental

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore