Genus: Argentina Hill

Usually considered a synonym of: Potentilla L.

Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Tribe: Potentilleae
Subtribe: Potentillinae
Genus number: 18270
Last updated: 28-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Bean, A. R. 2015. Notes on Potentilla (Rosaceae) and related genera in Australia. (Muelleria) 33:75-83.
  • Dobeš, C. & J. Paule 2010. A comprehensive chloroplast DNA-based phylogeny of the genus Potentilla (Rosaceae): implications for its geographic origin, phylogeography and generic circumscription. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 56:156-175.
  • Eriksson, T. et al. 2015. Sibbaldia: a molecular phylogenetic study of a remarkably polyphyletic genus in Rosaceae. Pl. Syst. Evol. 301:171-184.
  • Soják, J. 2010. Argentina Hill, a genus distinct from Potentilla (Rosaceae). (Thaiszia) 20:91-97.
  • Töpel, M. et al. 2011. Molecular data and ploidal levels indicate several putative allopolyploidization events in the genus Potentilla (Rosaceae). PLoS Curr. doi: 10.1371/currents.RRN1237.
  • 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 19 April 2019.