Genus: Quisqualis L.

Usually considered a synonym of: Combretum Loefl.

Family: Combretaceae
Subfamily: Combretoideae
Tribe: Combreteae
Subtribe: Combretinae
Genus number: 16219
Last updated: 08-Feb-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code). 2000. (ICBN St Louis) Art. 20.3, Ex. 7
  • Jongkind, C. C. H. 1991. Novitates gabonenses 6(1). Some critical observations on Combretum versus Quisqualis (Combretaceae) an d description of two new species of Combretum. Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., B, Adansonia 12:275-280.
  • Maurin, O. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships of Combretaceae inferred from nuclear and plastid DNA sequence data: implications for generic classification. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 162:453-476.
  • 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 23 April 2019.