Genus: Capparis L.

Family: Capparaceae
Alternate family(ies): Brassicaceae
Common names: caper
Genus number: 2052
Last updated: 31-Mar-2006
Accession Count: 36 (6 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Inocencio, C. et al. 2006. A systematic revision of Capparis section Capparis (Capparaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 93:122-149.

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  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Capparis
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 12 July 2020.