Genus: Kirkia Oliv.

Family: Kirkiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Simaroubaceae
Genus number: 6330
Last updated: 17-Sep-1996
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Fernando, E. S. & C. J. Quinn 1995. Picramniaceae, a new family, and a recircumscription of Simaroubaceae. (Taxon) 44:177.
  • Fernando, E. S. et al. 1995. Simaroubaceae, an artificial construct: evidence from RBCL sequence variation. Amer. J. Bot. 82:101.
  • Stannard, B. 1980. A revision of Kirkia (Simaroubaceae). Kew Bull. 35:829-839.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Kirkia
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 24 June 2019.