Genus: Carapichea Aubl.

Possible synonym of: Psychotria L.

Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Psychotrieae
Genus number: 19831
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: if the two genera are united, a rejected (nom. rej.), heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) of Cephaelis Sw., nom. cons.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Andersson, L. 2002. Re-establishment of Carapichea (Rubiaceae, Psychotrieae). Kew Bull. 57:363-374.
  • Delprete, P. G. 2003. Carapichea guianensis: the correct name for Psychotria carapichea (Rubiaceae), with a correction on the authority of P. carapichea, and a new combination in Carapichea. (Brittonia) 55:88-89.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Carapichea
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 April 2019.