Genus: Seutera Rchb.

Possible synonym of: Funastrum E. Fourn.

Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Tribe: Asclepiadeae
Subtribe: Metastelmatinae
Alternate family(ies): Asclepiadaceae
Genus number: 16487
Last updated: 19-Jun-2019
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: a proposal for conservation (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4) Macbridea Raf. has failed

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1214. Note: proposal not recommended
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 63. Taxon 60:1206. Note: proposal not recommended
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. Note: = Cynanchum L.
  4. Fishbein, M. & W. D. Stevens. 2005. Resurrection of Seutera Reichenbach (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae). Novon 15:531-533. Note: accepts
  5. Liede, S. 1996. Cynanchum - Rhodostegiella - Vincetoxicum - Tylophora (Asclepiadaceae): new considerations on an old problem. Taxon 45:204. Note: = Cynanchum L.
  6. Liede, S. 1997. Subtribes and genera of the tribe Asclepiadeae (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae) - a synopsis. Taxon 46:240. Note: = Cynanchum L.
  7. Reveal, J. L. & K. N. Gandhi. 2010. (1929-1930) Proposals to conserve Macbridea Elliott (Lamiaceae) and Seutera (Asclepiadaceae) against Macbridea Raf. (Asclepiadaceae). Taxon 59:646-647.

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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 22 November 2019.