Genus: Tacca J. R. Forst. & G. Forst.

 
Family: Taccaceae
Alternate family(ies): Dioscoreaceae
Genus number: 11828
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 13 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Leontopetaloides Boehm., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Caddick, L. R. et al. 2002. Yams reclassified: a recircumscription of Dioscoreaceae and Dioscoreales. (Taxon) 51:103-114.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Tacca
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=11828. Accessed 18 November 2018.