Genus: Mentha L.

 
Family: Lamiaceae
  Subfamily: Nepetoideae
      Tribe: Mentheae
Common names: mint
Genus number: 7464
Last updated: 20-Sep-2011
Accession Count: 107
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Bräuchler, C. et al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of Menthinae (Labiatae, Nepetoideae, Mentheae)—taxonomy, biogeography and conflicts. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 55:501-523.
  • Bunsawat, J. et al. 2004. Phylogenetics of Mentha (Lamiaceae): evidence from chloroplast DNA sequences. Syst. Bot. 29:959-964.
  • Tucker, A. O. & R. F. C. Naczi 2007. Mentha: an overview of its classification and relationships. (Gen Mentha) 1-40.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:

Subdivisions of genus Mentha L.:

SubgenusSectionSubsectionSeriesSubseries
Eriodontes
Mentha
Pulegium
Tubulosae

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image