Genus: Melaleuca L.

 
Family: Myrtaceae
  Subfamily: Myrtoideae
      Tribe: Melaleuceae
Genus number: 7400
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Accession Count: 134
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Kajuputi Adans., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Brown, G. K. et al. 2001. Molecular phylogeny and biogeography of Melaleuca, Callistemon and related genera (Myrtaceae). Austral. Syst. Bot. 14:565-585.
  • Edwards, R. D. et al. 2010. Melaleuca revisited: cpDNA and morphological data confirm that Melaleuca L. (Myrtaceae) is not monophyletic. (Taxon) 59:744-754.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008. (L Myrtaceae)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Ladiges, P. Y. et al. 1999. Phylogeny of Melaleuca, Callistemon, and related genera of the Beaufortia suballiance (Myrtaceae) based on 5S and ITS-1 spacer regions of nrDNA. (Cladistics) 15:151-172.
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