subfamily Commelinoideae

subtribe Tradescantiinae

Family number: 2074    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 29
Type genus: Tradescantia L.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 19 October 2019.