Genus: Loiseleuria Desv.

Usually considered a synonym of: Kalmia L.

 
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Phyllodoceae
Genus number: 6934
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Azalea L., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Kron, K. A. & J. M. King 1996. Cladistic relationships of Kalmia, Leiophyllum, and Loiseleuria (Phyllodoceae, Ericaceae) based on rbcL and nrITS data. Syst. Bot. 21:17-29.
  • Kron, K. A. et al. 2008. Validation of Kalmia buxifolia (Bergius) Gift & Kron and Kalmia procumbens (L.) Gift & Kron. Nordic J. Bot. 26:47-48.
  • Kron, K. A. et al. 2002. Phylogenetic classification of Ericaceae: molecular and morphological evidence. Bot. Rev. (Lancaster) 68:390.
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Loiseleuria
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=6934. Accessed 14 December 2018.