Genus: Sechium P. Browne

Sometimes included in: Sicyos L.

Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus number: 11026
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Accession Count: 177
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)\; all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Lira-Saade, R. 1995. Estudios taxonómicos en el género Sechium P. Br. (Cucurbitaceae). (Ph.D.) (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico) 267 pp.
  • Lira-Saade, R. 1995. Estudios taxonómicos y ecogeográficos de las Cucurbitaceae Latinoamericanas de importancia económica. Syst. Ecogeogr. Stud. Crop Genepools 9:116-173.
  • Schaefer, H. & S. S. Renner 2011. Phylogenetic relationships in the order Cucurbitales and a new classification of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae). (Taxon) 60:122-138.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~) for genus: