Genus: Brosimum Sw.

Family: Moraceae
Genus number: 1731
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 14 (3 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Alicastrum P. Browne, nom. rej. & the heterotypic synonyms Piratinera Aubl., nom. rej. & Ferolia Aubl., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Datwyler, S. & G. D. Weiblen. 2004. On the origin of the fig: phylogenetic relationships of Moraceae from ndhF sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 91:767-777. Note: see Appendix 2 for family tribal classification

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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 15 December 2019.