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Ailanthus altissima (P. Mill.) Swingle

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Simaroubaceae
Genus: Ailanthus

Other System Links

Plants: AIAL
Bayer: AILAL
GRIN: 2072
ITIS: 28827
NPDN Host: 35533

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
tree of heaven, ailanthus, copal tree, stinking shumac, varnish tree, Chinese sumac, paradise-tree

Related Scientific Names:

Ailanthus glandulosa (P. Mill.) Swingle(Synonym)


Category: Hardwood Trees