Genus: Aconogonon (Meisn.) Rchb.

Possible synonym of: Koenigia L.

Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Persicarieae
Genus number: 17073
Last updated: 25-Apr-2019
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: original spelling = "Aconogonum", but based on Polygonum sect. Aconogonon Meisn.\; a proposal for conservation (nom. cons.) with the spelling Aconogonon (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11) against the original spelling was considered unnecessary

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Applequist, W. L. 2016. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 67. (Taxon) 65:172.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America.. (F NAmer)
  • Gandhi, K. N. & J. L. Reveal 2014. (2297) Proposal to conserve the name Aconogonon (Polygonaceae) with that spelling. (Taxon) 63:687-688.
  • Hong, S.-P. 1992. Taxonomy of the genus Aconongonon (Polygonaceae) in Himalaya and adjacent regions. Symb. Bot. Upsal. 30(2):1-118.
  • Hong, S.-P. 1991. A revision of Aconogonon (=Polygonum sect. Aconogonon, Polygonaceae) in North America. (Rhodora) 93:322-346.
  • Ronse Decraene, L.-P. & J. R. Akeroyd 1988. Generic limits in Polygonum and related genera (Polygonaceae) on the basis of floral characters. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 98:337.
  • Schuster, T. M. et al. 2015. An updated molecular phylogeny of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): relationships of Oxygonum, Pteroxygonum, and Rumex, and a new circumscription of Koenigia. (Taxon) 64:1188-1208.
  • Wilson, K. L. 2017. Report of the General Committee: 17. (Taxon) 66:478.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Aconogonon
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 June 2019.