Genus: Funastrum E. Fourn.

Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Tribe: Asclepiadeae
Subtribe: Metastelmatinae
Alternate family(ies): Asclepiadaceae
Genus number: 14595
Last updated: 28-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 3 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Fishbein, M. & W. D. Stevens 2005. Resurrection of Seutera Reichenbach (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae). (Novon) 15:531-533.
  • Liede, S. 1996. Sarcostemma (Asclepiadaceae), a controversial generic circumscription reconsidered: morphological evidence. Syst. Bot. 21:42.
  • Liede, S. & A. Täuber 2000. Sarcostemma R. Br. (Apocynaceae - Asclepiadoideae) - a controversial generic circumscription reconsidered: evidence from trnL-F spacers. Pl. Syst. Evol. 225:133-140.
  • Liede, S. & U. Meve 2002. Dissolution of Cynanchum sect. Macbridea (Apocynaceae–Asclepiadoideae). Nordic J. Bot. 22:579-591.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Funastrum
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 March 2019.