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:

  1. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  2. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note: http://www.aroid.org/cultivars/index.html
  3. Mayo, S. J. et al. 1997. The genera of Araceae

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Colocasia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=2816. Accessed 24 August 2019.