Genus: Echinocystis Torr. & A. Gray

 
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus number: 4100
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 5 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments:
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Micrampelis Raf., nom. rej.
  • • all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

Reference:

  1. Schaefer, H. & S. S. Renner. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships in the order Cucurbitales and a new classification of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae). Taxon 60:122-138.

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Echinocystis
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=4100. Accessed 16 July 2019.