Genus: Calothamnus Labill.

Possible synonym of: Melaleuca L.

 
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Melaleuceae
Genus number: 1931
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 28 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: the Greek "thamnos" (bush, shrub) is masculine, therefore this generic name is masculine fide Shenzhen ICN Art. 62.2

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Edwards, R. D. et al. 2010. Melaleuca revisited: cpDNA and morphological data confirm that Melaleuca L. (Myrtaceae) is not monophyletic. Taxon 59:744-754. Note: nested in Melaleuca L.; the preferred alternative is that all currently recognized genera of Melaleuceae to be synonymized under Melaleuca
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. 2008. World checklist of Myrtaceae Note: accepts
  3. Hawkeswood, T. J. et al. 1991. One-sided bottlebrush Calothamnus: the 5-merous species. Austral. Pl. 16:95-104, 108-114. Note: accepts
  4. Hawkeswood, T. J. 1987. A taxonomic revision of the genus Calothamnus Labill. (Myrtaceae: Leptospermoideae). Part. 1. The 4-merous species. Nuytsia 6:67-127. Note: accepts

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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: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=1931. Accessed 2 April 2020.