Genus: Margaranthus Schltdl.

Usually considered a synonym of: Physalis L.

Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Physaleae
Subtribe: Physalinae
Genus number: 7274
Last updated: 01-Sep-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Axelius, B. 1995. A new combination in Physalis (Solanaceae). Phytologia 79:10-11. Note: = Physalis L.
  2. Axelius, B. 1996. The phylogenetic relationships of the physoloid genera (Solanaceae) based on morphological data. Amer. J. Bot. 83:122. Note: nested in Physalis L.
  3. Whitson, M. & P. S. Manos. 2005. Untangling Physalis (Solanaceae) from the physaloids: a two-gene phylogeny of the Physalinae. Syst. Bot. 30:216-230. Note: nested in Physalis L.

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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 21 September 2019.