Genus: Otidia Sweet

Synonym of: Pelargonium LʼHér.

Family: Geraniaceae
Genus number: 19524
Last updated: 05-Jun-2019
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
  • • a diagnosis was provided by Sweet in his preface (p. viii)
  • • by binding decision, not a confusable later parahomonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53.4 & App. VII) of Otidea (Pers.) Bonord.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. McNeill, J. 2014. (17) Request for a binding decision on whether Otidea (Pers.) Bonord. (Ascomycota: Pyronemataceae) and Otidia Sweet (Geran.) are sufficiently alike to be confused, with comments on other pairs of generic names .... Taxon 63:950-951.

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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 23 February 2020.