Genus: Micromeria Benth.

Sometimes included in: Satureja L.

Family: Lamiaceae
Subfamily: Nepetoideae
Tribe: Mentheae
Subtribe: Menthinae
Genus number: 7588
Last updated: 24-Jan-2017
Accession Count: 1
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonyms (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Xenopoma Willd., nom. rej. & Zygis Desv. ex Ham., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Bräuchler, C. et al. 2005. Polyphyly of the genus Micromeria (Lamiaceae) evidence from cpDNA sequence data. (Taxon) 54:639-650.
  • Cantino, P. D. & S. J. Wagstaff 1998. A reexamination of North American Satureja s.l. (Lamiaceae) in light of molecular evidence. (Brittonia) 50:63-70.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 18 June 2018.