Genus: Chamaecrista (L.) Moench

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Cassieae
Subtribe: Cassiinae
Alternate family(ies): Caesalpiniaceae
Common names: cassia, partridge-pea
Genus number: 2369
Last updated: 09-Aug-2018
Accession Count: 152 (98 active, 76 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Irwin, H. S. & R. C. Barneby 1982. The American Cassiinae: a synoptical revision of Leguminosae tribe Cassieae subtribe Cassiinae in the New World. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 35:1-918.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 122.
  • Souza Conceição, A. de et al. 2009. Phylogeny of Chamaecrista Moench (Leguminosae-Caesalpinioideae) based on nuclear and chloroplast DNA regions. (Taxon) 58:1168-1180.
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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=2369. Accessed 18 December 2018.