Genus: Xiphotheca Eckl. & Zeyh.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Podalyrieae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 12971
Last updated: 01-Apr-2007
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


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  3. Schutte, A. L. & B.-E. Van Wyk. 1998. Evolutionary relationships in the Podalyrieae and Liparieae (Fabaceae) based on morphological, cytological, and chemical evidence. Pl. Syst. Evol. 209:26.
  4. Schutte, A. L. 1997. A revision of the genus Xiphotheca (Fabaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84:90-102.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 10 August 2020.