Genus: Dombeya Cav.

Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Dombeyoideae
Alternate family(ies): Dombeyaceae, Sterculiaceae
Genus number: 3930
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 170 (6 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
  • • conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) Dombeya L'Hér., nom. rej.
  • • also conserved against Assonia Cav., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Skema, C. 2012. Toward a new circumscription of Dombeya (Malvales: Dombeyaceae): a molecular phylogenetic and morphological study of Dombeya of Madagascar and a new segregate genus. Andringitra. Taxon 61:612-628.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 23 February 2020.