Genus: Leucocyclus Boiss.

Synonym of: Achillea L.

Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Subtribe: Matricariinae
Genus number: 6776
Last updated: 10-Apr-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Guo, Y.-P. et al. 2004. Phylogeny and systematics of Achillea (Asteraceae-Anthemideae) inferred from nrITS and plastid trnL.F DNA sequences. Taxon 53:657-672. Note: because of its morphological similarity, relationship to Achillea needs investigation
  2. Oberprieler, C. 2004. On the taxonomic status and the phylogenetic relationships of some unispecific Mediterranean genera of Compositae-Anthemideae II. Daveaua, Leucocyclus and Nananthea. Willdenowia 34:341-350. Note: closely related to Achillea

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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 31 May 2020.