Genus: Podocarpium (Benth.) Y. C. Yang & P. H. Huang

Synonym of: Desmodium Desv.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Desmodieae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 18835
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: an illegitimate later homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) of Podocarpium A. Braun ex Stizenb. (1851) that is unavailable for use

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Ohashi, H. & R. R. Mill. 2000. Hylodesmum, a new name for Podocarpium (Leguminosae). Edinburgh J. Bot. 57:171-188. Note: = Hylodesmum H. Ohashi & R. R. Mill

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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 18 February 2020.