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


  1. Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1211. Note: proposal recommended
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 2007. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 59. Taxon 56:1291. Note: proposal recommended
  3. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  4. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note:
  5. Madison, M. T. 1981. Notes on Caladium (Araceae) and its allies. Selbyana 5:342-377.
  6. 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.
  7. Mayo, S. J. et al. 1997. The genera of Araceae
  8. Nicolson, D. H. 2006. (1720) Proposal to conserve the name Caladium (Araceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 55:529-530.

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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Caladium
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 11 July 2020.