Genus: Gastrolobium R. Br.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Mirbelieae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Common names: poison, poisonbush
Genus number: 4864
Last updated: 22-Nov-2011
Accession Count: 13 (5 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Chandler, G. T. et al. 2001. A molecular phylogeny of the endemic Australian genus Gastrolobium (Fabaceae: Mirbelieae) and allied genera using chloroplast and nuclear markers. Amer. J. Bot. 88:1675-1687.
  • Chandler, G. T. et al. 2002. Monograph of Gastrolobium (Fabaceae: Mirbelieae). Austral. Syst. Bot. 15:619-739.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 351.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 20 November 2018.