Genus: Xanthosoma Schott

Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Caladieae
Genus number: 12943
Last updated: 09-Jul-2003
Accession Count: 200 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Cusimano, N. et al. 2011. Relationships within the Araceae: Comparison of morphological patterns with molecular phylogenies. Amer. J. Bot. 98:654-668.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).. (L Araceae)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Mayo, S. J. et al. The genera of Araceae. (Gen Araceae)
  • Milet-Pinheiro, P. et al. 2017. Floral scent chemistry and pollination in the Neotropical aroid genus Xanthosoma (Araceae). (Flora (Elsevier)) 231:1-10.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar   

Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Xanthosoma
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 25 May 2019.