Family  Marantaceae R. Br., nom. cons.

 
Family number: 690    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
Alternate name:
Number of accepted genera: 38
Type genus: Maranta L.
Comments: monocot family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Prince, L. M. & W. J. Kress 2006. Phylogenetic relationships and classification of Marantaceae: insights from plastid DNA sequence data. (Taxon) 55:281-296.
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Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomyfamily.aspx?id=690.
Accessed 19 November 2018.