Genus: Lotus L.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Loteae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 6984
Last updated: 05-Mar-1999
Accession Count: 1359 (978 active, 809 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. Degtjareva, G. V. et al. 2008. New data on nrITS phylogeny of Lotus (Leguminosae, Loteae). Wulfenia 15:35-49.
  5. 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.
  6. Lewis, G. et al., eds. 2005. Legumes of the world 463.

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  • Disseminule drawings\; A: Seed; B: embryo in situ; C: transection of seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Lotus
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=6984. Accessed 22 July 2019.