Genus: Ficus L.

 
Family: Moraceae
Common names: fig
Genus number: 4665
Last updated: 16-Jan-2009
Accession Count: 150

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 2: Ficus subgenus Pharmacosycea section Oreosycea. (Blumea) 48:289-301.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 3: Ficus subgenus Ficus. (Blumea) 48:529-550.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 4: Ficus subgenus Synoecia. (Blumea) 48:551-571.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 5: Ficus subgenus Sycidium. (Blumea) 48:573-597.
  • Berg, C. C. 1989. Classification and distribution of Ficus. Experientia (Basel) 45:605-611.
  • Datwyler, S. & G. D. Weiblen 2004. On the origin of the fig: phylogenetic relationships of Moraceae from ndhF sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 91:767-777.
  • Noort, S. van & J.-Y. Rasplus Figs and fig wasps (on-line resource).. (Figweb)
  • Rønsted, N. et al. 2008. Reconstructing the phylogeny of figs (Ficus, Moraceae) to reveal the history of the fig pollination mutualism. (Symbiosis) 45:xx-xx.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds inside fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image