Genus: Colocasia Schott

 
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Colocasieae
Genus number: 2816
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 248 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) Colocasia Link, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).. (L Araceae)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Mayo, S. J. et al. The genera of Araceae. 1997. (Gen Araceae)
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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Colocasia
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=2816. Accessed 18 November 2018.