Genus: Codariocalyx Hassk.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 2751
Last updated: 13-Sep-2017
Accession Count: 21 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: original spelling = "Codoriocalyx"\; all accepted species are in GRIN\; nom. cons. prop. with this spelling (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.11 & App. III) against the original spelling "Codoriocalyx"

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • 2017. Taxon; official news bulletin of the International Society for Plant Taxonomy. Utrecht.. (Taxon) 66:
  • Applequist, W. L. 2012. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 64. (Taxon) 61:1110-1111.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 441.
  • Ohashi, H. & K. Ohashi 2011. (1994) Proposal to conserve the name Codariocalyx (Leguminosae/Fabaceae) with that spelling. (Taxon) 60:239.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar   


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Codariocalyx
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 21 April 2019.