Genus: Maesa Forssk.

Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Maesoideae
Alternate family(ies): Myrsinaceae, Maesaceae
Genus number: 7156
Last updated: 22-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 11 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Anderberg, A. A. et al. 2000. Maesaceae, a new primuloid family in the order Ericales s.l.. (Taxon) 49:183-187.
  • Källersjö, M. et al. 2000. Generic realignment in primuloid families of the Ericales s.l.: a phylogenetic analysis based on DNA sequences from three chloroplast genes and morphology. Amer. J. Bot. 87:1325-1341.
  • Utteridge, T. M. A. & R. M. K. Sanders 2004. The genus Maesa (Maesaceae) in the Philippines. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 145:17-43.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Maesa
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 March 2019.