Genus: Monstera Adans.

Family: Araceae
  Subfamily: Monsteroideae
      Tribe: Monstereae
Genus number: 7782
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Accession Count: 16
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). 2002. (L Araceae)
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Madison, M. T. 1977. A revision of Monstera (Araceae). Contr. Gray Herb. 207:1-100.
  • Mayo, S. J. et al. The genera of Araceae. 1997. (Gen Araceae)
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image