Genus: Dialypetalanthus Kuhlm.

Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Alternate family(ies): Dialypetalanthaceae
Genus number: 3559
Last updated: 08-Mar-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Fay, M. F. 2000. Plastid rbcL sequence data show Dialypetalanthus to be a member of Rubiaceae. Kew Bull. 55:853-864.
  • Piesschaert, F. et al. 1997. Dialypetalanthus fuscescens Kuhlm. (Dialypetalanthaceae): the problematic taxonomic position of an Amazonian endemic. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84:201-223.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Dialypetalanthus
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 19 April 2019.