Genus: Malvaviscus Fabr.

Sometimes included in: Hibiscus L.

Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Malvoideae
      Tribe: Hibisceae
Genus number: 7218
Last updated: 24-Aug-2010
Accession Count: 7

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Fryxell, P. A. 1997. The American genera of Malvaceae--II.. (Brittonia) 49:243.
  • Pfeil, B. E. & M. D. Crisp 2005. What to do with Hibiscus? A proposed nomenclatural resolution for a large and well known genus of Malvaceae and comments on paraphyly. Austral. Syst. Bot. 18:49-60.
  • Turner, B. L. & M. G. Mendenhall 1993. A revision of Malvaviscus (Malvaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80:439-457.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus: