Genus: Aesculus L.

 
Family: Sapindaceae
  Subfamily: Hippocastanoideae
      Tribe: Hippocastaneae
Altfamily: Hippocastanaceae
Common names: buckeye, horse-chestnut
Genus number: 245
Last updated: 30-Mar-2012
Accession Count: 4

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Forest, F. et al. 2001. A morphological phylogenetic analysis of Aesculus L. and Billia Peyr. (Sapindaceae). Canad. J. Bot. 79:154-169.
  • Harris, A. J. et al. 2009. Phylogeny, origin, and biogeographic history of Aesculus L. (Sapindales) – an update from combined analysis of DNA sequences, morphology, and fossils. (Taxon) 58:108-126.
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:

Subdivisions of genus Aesculus L.:

SubgenusSectionSubsectionSeriesSubseries
Aesculus
Calothyrsus
Macrothyrsus
Parryana
Pavia

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