Genus: Lotus L.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Loteae
Altfamily: Papilionaceae
Genus number: 6984
Last updated: 05-Mar-1999
Accession Count: 1359

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Allan, G. J. & J. M. Porter 2000. Tribal delimitation and phylogenetic relationships of Loteae and Coronilleae (Faboideae: Fabaceae) with special reference to Lotus: evidence from nuclear ribosomal ITS sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 87:1871-1881.
  • Allan, G. J. et al. 2004. Molecular phylogenetic evidence for the geographic origin and classification of Canary Island Lotus (Fabaceae: Loteae). Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 32:123-138.
  • Degtjareva, G. V. et al. 2008. New data on nrITS phylogeny of Lotus (Leguminosae, Loteae). (Wulfenia) 15:35-49.
  • Degtjareva, G. V. et al. 2006. Phylogeny of the genus Lotus (Leguminosae, Loteae): evidence from nrITS sequences and morphology. Canad. J. Bot. 84:813-830.
  • Kramina, T. E. et al. 2016. Phylogeny of Lotus (Leguminosae: Loteae): partial incongruence between nrITS, nrETS and plastid markers and biogeographic implications. (Taxon) 65:997-1018.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 463.
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