Genus: Acmena DC.

Usually considered a synonym of: Syzygium P. Browne ex Gaertn.

Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Syzygieae
Genus number: 105
Last updated: 13-Oct-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Biffin, E. et al. 2006. Molecular systematics of Syzygium and allied genera (Myrtaceae): evidence from the chloroplast genome. (Taxon) 55:79-94.
  • Chantaranothai P. & J. Parnell 1994. A revision of Acmena, Cleistocalyx, Eugenia s.s. and Syzygium (Myrtaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 21:1-123.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008. (L Myrtaceae)
  • Guymer, G. P. & B. P. M. Hyland 1988. A name change in the genus Acmena DC. (Myrtaceae). (Muelleria) 6:437-438.
  • Harrington, M. G. & P. A. Gadek 2004. Molecular systematics of the Acmena alliance (Myrtaceae): phylogenetic analyses and evolutionary implications with reference to Australian taxa. Austral. Syst. Bot. 17:63-72.
  • Hartley, T. G. & L. A. Craven 1977. A revision of the Papuasian species of Acmena (Myrtaceae). J. Arnold Arbor. 58:325-342.
  • Hyland, B. P. M. 1983. A revision of Syzygium and allied genera (Myrtaceae) in Australia. Austral. J. Bot. suppl. ser., 9:1-164.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

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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 23 April 2019.