Genus: Myrcia DC.

 
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Myrteae
Genus number: 7905
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Accession Count: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: proposed for conservation (nom. cons. prop.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4) Calyptranthes Sw., nom. rej. prop.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Applequist, W. L. 2014. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 66. (Taxon) 63:1360.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008. (L Myrtaceae)
  • Landrum, L. R. & M. L. Kawasaki 1997. The genera of Myrtaceae in Brazil: an illustrated synoptic treatment and identification keys. (Brittonia) 49:517.
  • Lucas, E. J. & M. Sobral 2011. (2013) Proposal to conserve the name Myrcia against Calyptranthes (Myrtaceae). (Taxon) 60:605.
  • Lucas, E. J. et al. 2007. Suprageneric phylogenetics of Myrteae, the generically richest tribe in Myrtaceae (Myrtales). (Taxon) 56:1105-1128.
  • Lucas, E. J. et al. 2011. Phylogenetics, morphology, and evolution of the large genus Myrcia s.l. (Myrtaceae). Int. J. Pl. Sci. 172:915-934.
  • Santos, M. F. et al. 2017. Biogeographical patterns of Myrcia s.l. (Myrtaceae) and their correlation with geological and climatic history in the Neotropics. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 108:34-48.
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Myrcia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=7905. Accessed 14 December 2018.