Genus: Pongamia Adans.

Usually considered a synonym of: Millettia Wight & Arn.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Millettieae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 16051
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with this spelling (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11 & App. III) against the original spelling "Pongam"

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Adema, F. 2000. Notes on Malesian Fabaceae (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae) 7. The genus Millettia. (Blumea) 45:404.
  • Adema, F. 2001. Millettia and Pongamia (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae) in Malesia. (Proc 4th F Mal Symp) 41-50.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 1984. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 27. (Taxon) 33:298.
  • Geesink, R. 1981. Tribe 6. Tephrosieae (Benth.) Hutch.. (Adv Leg Syst) 1:259.
  • Geesink, R. 1984. Scala Millettiearum. A survey of the genera of the tribe Millettieae (Legum.-Pap.) with methodological considerations. Leiden Bot. Ser. 8:102.
  • Geesink, R. 1981. (549)-(550) Proposals to conserve Millettia W. & A. and revise the conservation of Pongamia Vent. (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae). (Taxon) 30:327-329.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 383.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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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.