Genus: Jacquinia L.

Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Theophrastoideae
Tribe: Theophrasteae
Alternate family(ies): Theophrastaceae
Genus number: 6159
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 9 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with this spelling (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11 & App. III) against the original spelling "Jaquinia"

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Källersjö, M. & B. Ståhl 2003. Phylogeny of Theophrastaceae (Ericales S. Lat.). Int. J. Pl. Sci. 164:579-591.
  • Ståhl, B. 1995. A synopsis of Jacquinia (Theophrastaceae) in the Antilles and South America. Nordic J. Bot. 15:493-511.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed cluster: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Jacquinia
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.