Genus: Cecropia Loefl.

Family: Urticaceae
Alternate family(ies): Cecropiaceae
Genus number: 2212
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 9 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Coilotapalus P. Browne, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Berg, C. C. & P. Franco R. 2005. Cecropia. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 94:1-230.

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


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

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Cecropia
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 13 August 2020.