Genus: Castanea Mill.

 
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Castaneoideae
Common names: chestnut
Genus number: 2153
Last updated: 08-Feb-2007
Accession Count: 1021 (19 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998. (L Fagales)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Castanea
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=2153. Accessed 13 November 2018.