Genus: Foetidia Comm. ex Lam.

Family: Lecythidaceae
Subfamily: Foetidioideae
Alternate family(ies): Foetidiaceae
Genus number: 4717
Last updated: 09-Feb-2005
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Prance, G. T. 2008. A revision of Foetidia (Lecythidaceae subfamily Foetidioideae). (Brittonia) 60:336-348.
  • Tsou, C.-H. 1994. The embryology, reproductive morphology, and systematics of Lecythidaceae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 71:99.
  • 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 Foetidia
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 17 June 2019.