Genus: Orphanodendron Barneby & J. W. Grimes

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Alternate family(ies): Caesalpiniaceae
Genus number: 8592
Last updated: 26-Oct-2017
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Barneby, R. C. & J. W. Grimes 1990. Orphanodendron, a new genus of Caesalpinioid Leguminosae from northwestern Colombia. (Brittonia) 42:249-253.
  • Castellanos, C. et al. 2017. A settled sub-family for the orphan tree: The phylogenetic position of the endemic Colombian genus Orphanodendron in the Leguminosae. (Brittonia) 69:62-70.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 161.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Orphanodendron
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 25 April 2019.