Genus: Casearia Jacq.

Family: Salicaceae
Alternate family(ies): Flacourtiaceae, Samydaceae
Genus number: 2141
Last updated: 19-Jun-2019
Accession Count: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonyms (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Laetia Loefl. ex L., nom. rej. & Samyda Jacq., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Samarakoon, T. & M. H. Alford. 2015. (2373) Proposal to conserve the name Casearia against Laetia and Samyda (Samydaceae). Taxon 64:853.
  2. Samarakoon, T. & M. H. Alford. 2019. New names and combinations in neotropical Samydaceae. Novon 27:65-71.

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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 2 April 2020.