Genus: Asteropeia Thouars

Family: Asteropeiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Theaceae
Genus number: 1080
Last updated: 17-Sep-1996
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Morton, C. M. et al. 1997. Taxonomic affinities of Physena (Physenaceae) and Asteropeia (Theaceae). Bot. Rev. (Lancaster) 63:231-239.
  • Schatz, G. et al. 1999. Endemic families of Madagascar. IV. A synoptic revision of Asteropeia (Asteropeiaceae). (Adansonia) 21:255-268.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Asteropeia
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 22 March 2019.