Genus: Frangula Mill.

Synonym of: Rhamnus L.

 
Family: Rhamnaceae
Common names: buckthorn
Genus number: 14588
Last updated: 14-May-2012
Accession Count: 59 (42 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: [the acceptance of this remains unresolved]

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Bolmgren, K. & B. Oxelman 2004. Generic limits in Rhamnus L. s.l. (Rhamnaceae) inferred from nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequence phylogenies. (Taxon) 53:383-390.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.. (F Turk)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea.. (F Eur)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora.. (Eur Gard F)
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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Frangula
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=14588. Accessed 15 August 2018.