Genus: Gymnocladus Lam.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Alternate family(ies): Caesalpiniaceae
Genus number: 5237
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 111 (97 active, 85 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)
  • • gender conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11 & App. III) as masculine

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Barrie, F. R. 2006. Report of the General Committee: 9. Taxon 55:797. Note: gender conserved as masculine
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 2000. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 49. Taxon 49:277. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  3. Brummitt, R. K. 2000. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 50. Taxon 49:801. Note: gender conservation unresolved
  4. Harriman, N. A. 1998. (1376) Proposal to conserve the name Gymnocladus (Leguminosae: Caesalpinioideae) with a conserved gender and type. Taxon 47:875-876.
  5. Lewis, G. et al., eds. 2005. Legumes of the world 130.

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Gymnocladus
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 29 January 2020.