Genus: Anogeissus (DC.) Wall. ex Guill. & Perr.

Synonym of: Terminalia L.

Family: Combretaceae
Subfamily: Combretoideae
Tribe: Combreteae
Subtribe: Terminaliinae
Genus number: 726
Last updated: 25-Mar-2020
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: Wallich, despite listing 2 of 4 species under Anogeissus with authorship ascribed to Candolle, who had published them under Conocarpus sect. Anogeissus DC., is not considered to have indirectly cited a basionym

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Maurin, O. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships of Combretaceae inferred from nuclear and plastid DNA sequence data: implications for generic classification. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 162:453-476. Note: should be included in Terminalia L.
  2. Maurin, O. et al. 2017. The inclusion of Anogeissus, Buchenavia and Pteleopsis in Terminalia (Combretaceae: Terminaliinae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 184:312-325. DOI: 10.1093/botlinnean/box029

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 12 July 2020.