Genus: Phaeosphaerion Hassk.

Synonym of: Commelina L.

Family: Commelinaceae
Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Tribe: Commelineae
Genus number: 15885
Last updated: 28-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Faden, R. B. & D. R. Hunt. 1987. Reunion of Phaeosphaerion and Commelinopsis with Commelina (Commelinaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 74:121-122.
  2. Hunt, D. R. 1981. Precursory notes on Commelinaceae for the Flora of Trinidad and Tobago. American Commelinaceae: X. Kew Bull. 36:195.

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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 11 July 2020.