Genus: Schwartzia Vell.

Family: Marcgraviaceae
Subfamily: Noranteoideae
Genus number: 10936
Last updated: 13-Dec-2002
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Giraldo-Canas, D. 2002. Studies on the genus Schwartzia Vellozo (Marcgraviaceae) - a new species from the Andean Central Cordillera of Colombia. (Novon) 12:456-459.
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles.. (F LAnt)
  • Machado, A. F. P. et al. 2014. (12) Request for a binding decision on whether Swartzia Schreb. (Leguminosae) and Schwartzia Vell. (Marcgraviaceae) are sufficiently alike to be confused. (Taxon) 63:695.
  • Roon, A. C. de & S. Dressler 1997. New taxa of Norantea Aubl. s.l. (Marcgraviaceae) from Central America and adjacent South America. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119:328.
  • Ward, N. M. & R. A. Price 2002. Phylogenetic relationships of Marcgraviaceae: insights from three chloroplast genes. Syst. Bot. 27:149-160.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Schwartzia
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 18 April 2019.