Genus: Chrysolepis Hjelmq.

Possible synonym of: Castanopsis (D. Don) Spach

Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Castaneoideae
Genus number: 13993
Last updated: 08-Feb-2007
Accession Count: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Crepet, W. L. & K. C. Nixon 1989. Earliest megafossil evidence of Fagaceae: Phylogenetic and biogeographic implications. Amer. J. Bot. 76:842.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998. (L Fagales)
  • Jones, J. H. 1986. Evolution of the Fagaceae: the implications of foliar features. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73:240.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Chrysolepis
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 16 November 2018.