Genus: Abelmoschus Medik.

Sometimes included in: Hibiscus L.

 
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Hibisceae
Genus number: 12
Last updated: 24-Aug-2010
Accession Count: 3287

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Fryxell, P. A. 1997. The American genera of Malvaceae--II.. (Brittonia) 49:215.
  • Pfeil, B. E. & M. D. Crisp 2005. What to do with Hibiscus? A proposed nomenclatural resolution for a large and well known genus of Malvaceae and comments on paraphyly. Austral. Syst. Bot. 18:49-60.
  • Werner, O. et al. 2016. Molecular systematics of Abelmoschus (Malvaceae) and genetic diversity within the cultivated species of this genus based on nuclear ITS and chloroplast rpL16 sequence data. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 63:429-445.
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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=12. Accessed 23 May 2018.