Genus: Marlierea Cambess.

Usually considered a synonym of: Myrcia DC.

Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Myrteae
Genus number: 7287
Last updated: 05-Dec-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Govaerts, R. et al. 2008. World checklist of Myrtaceae
  2. Landrum, L. R. & M. L. Kawasaki. 1997. The genera of Myrtaceae in Brazil: an illustrated synoptic treatment and identification keys. Brittonia 49:509, 517.
  3. Lucas, E. et al. 2016. A conspectus of Myrcia sect. Aulomyrcia (Myrtaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 101:648-698.
  4. Lucas, E. J. et al. 2007. Suprageneric phylogenetics of Myrteae, the generically richest tribe in Myrtaceae (Myrtales). Taxon 56:1105-1128. Note: paraphyletic with Myrcia
  5. Lucas, E. J. et al. 2011. Phylogenetics, morphology, and evolution of the large genus Myrcia s.l. (Myrtaceae). Int. J. Pl. Sci. 172:915-934. DOI: 10.1086/660913

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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 26 January 2020.