Genus: Gleditsia J. Clayton

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Alternate family(ies): Caesalpiniaceae
Genus number: 4985
Last updated: 26-Oct-2017
Accession Count: 92 (28 active, 21 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: genus authorship associated with Gen. pl. (Melbourne ICN Art. 13.5), where Linnaeus credits Clayton

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 130.
  • Schnabel, A. et al. 2003. Phylogenetic relationships in Gleditsia (Leguminosae) based on ITS sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 90(2):310-320.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Gleditsia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=4985. Accessed 19 November 2018.