Genus: Heliconia L.

 
Family: Heliconiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Strelitziaceae
Genus number: 5481
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 43 (12 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Bihai Mill., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Iles, W.J. D. et al. 2017. The phylogeny of Heliconia (Heliconiaceae) and the evolution of floral presentation. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 117:150-167.
  2. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note: http://www.ishs.org/sci/icralist/80.htm

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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Heliconia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=5481. Accessed 16 September 2019.