Genus: Lithospermum L.

 
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Lithospermeae
Common names: gromwell
Genus number: 6901
Last updated: 01-Jun-2017
Accession Count: 19 (11 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003. (Pulmonaria)
  • Cohen, J. I. & J. I. Davis 2009. Nomenclatural changes in Lithospermum (Boraginaceae) and related taxa following a reassessment of phylogenetic relationships. (Brittonia) 61:101-111.
  • Weigend, M. et al. 2009. Marbleseeds are gromwells – Systematics and evolution of Lithospermum and allies (Boraginaceae tribe Lithospermeae) based on molecular and morphological data. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 52:755-768.
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Images:

  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Lithospermum
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=6901. Accessed 19 November 2018.