Genus: Dirachma Schweinf. ex Balf. f.

Family: Dirachmaceae
Alternate family(ies): Geraniaceae
Genus number: 3833
Last updated: 11-Mar-1999
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Baas, P. et al. 2001. Vegetative anatomy and affinities of Dirachma socotrana (Dirachmaceae). Syst. Bot. 26:231-241.
  • Link, D. A. 1991. Dirachma somalensis D. A. Link sp. nov. A new species of a remarkable and highly endangered monogeneric family. Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 61:3-13.
  • Thulin, M. et al. 1998. Family relationships of the enigmatic rosid genera Barbeya and Dirachma from the Horn of Africa region. Pl. Syst. Evol. 213:103-119.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Dirachma
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 26 April 2019.