Genus: Bossiaea Vent.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Bossiaeeae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 1602
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 11 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Platylobium Sm., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Brummitt, R. K. 2005. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 57. (Taxon) 54:1102.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 356.
  • Ross, J. H. 2006. A conspectus of the Western Australian Bossiaea species (Bossiaeeae, Fabaceae). (Muelleria) 23:15-142.
  • Ross, J. H. 2004. (1649) Proposal to conserve the name Bossiaea against Platylobium (Leguminosae). (Taxon) 53:1075-1076.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Bossiaea
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 18 April 2019.