Genus: Buglossum Mill.

Synonym of: Anchusa L.

Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Boragineae
Subtribe: Boragininae
Genus number: 17781
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: an illegitimate, superfluous name (Shenzhen ICN Art. 52) for Lycopsis L.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Hilger, H. H. et al. 2004. Molecular systematics of Boraginaceae tribe Boragineae based on ITS1 and trnL sequences, with special reference to Anchusa s.l.. Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 94:201-212. Note: advocates adoption of Anchusa subg. Buglossum at generic rank

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 27 January 2020.