Genus: Austroamericium Hendrych

Usually considered a synonym of: Thesium L.

Family: Thesiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Santalaceae
Genus number: 13527
Last updated: 17-May-2012
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: uncertain genus

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Moore, T. E. et al. 2010. Phylogenetics and biogeography of the parasitic genus Thesium L. (Santalaceae), with an emphasis on the Cape of South Africa. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 162:435-452. Note: supports inclusion in Thesium L.
  2. Nickrent, D. L. et al. 2010. A revised classification of Santalales. Taxon 59:551. Note: = Thesium L.

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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 12 December 2019.