Genus: Caladium Vent.

Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Caladieae
Genus number: 1858
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 26 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. (Taxon) 60:1211.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2007. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 59. (Taxon) 56:1291.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).. (L Araceae)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Madison, M. T. 1981. Notes on Caladium (Araceae) and its allies. (Selbyana) 5:342-377.
  • Mayo, S. J. & J. Bogner 1988. A new species of Caladium (Araceae) with notes on generic delimitation in the Colocasioideae-Caladieae. (Willdenowia) 18:231-242.
  • Mayo, S. J. et al. The genera of Araceae. (Gen Araceae)
  • Nicolson, D. H. 2006. (1720) Proposal to conserve the name Caladium (Araceae) with a conserved type. (Taxon) 55:529-530.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Caladium
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 24 June 2019.