Genus: Merremia Dennst. ex Endl.

Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus number: 7478
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 10 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonyms (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Operculina Silva Manso, nom. rej. & Camonea Raf., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Simões, A. R. & G. Staples. 2017. Dissolution of Convolvulaceae tribe Merremieae and a new classification of the constituent genera. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 183:567-568.
  2. Simoes, A. R. et al. 2015. Resolving the unresolved tribe: a molecular phylogenetic framework for the Merremieae (Convolvulaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 179:374-387. Note: resolved as polyphyletic

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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 2 April 2020.