Genus: Atocion Adans.

Probable synonym of: Silene L.

Family: Caryophyllaceae
  Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
      Tribe: Sileneae
Genus number: 29111
Last updated: 12-Jan-2012
Accession Count: 0

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Frajman, B. et al. 2009. Phylogenetic relationships of Atocion and Viscaria (Sileneae, Caryophyllaceae) inferred from chloroplast, nuclear ribosomal, and low-copy gene DNA sequences. (Taxon) 58:811-824.
  • Frajman, B. et al. 2013. Taxonomic revision of Atocion and Viscaria (Sileneae, Caryophyllaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 173:194-210.
  • Oxelman, B. et al. 2000. A revised generic classification of the tribe Sileneae (Caryophyllaceae). Nordic J. Bot. 20:743-748.
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