Genus: Panax L.

Family: Araliaceae
  Subfamily: Aralioideae
Common names: ginseng
Genus number: 8785
Last updated: 02-Apr-2006
Accession Count: 1

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Choi, H.-K. & J. Wen 2000. A phylogenetic analysis of Panax (Araliaceae): Integrating cpDNA restriction site and nuclear rDNA ITS sequence data. Pl. Syst. Evol. 224:109-120.
  • Lee, C. & J. Wen 2004. Phylogeny of Panax using chloroplast trnC-trnD intergenic region and the utility of trnC-trnD in interspecific studies of plants. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 31:894-903.
  • Wen, J. & E. A. Zimmer 1996. Phylogeny and biogeography of Panax L. (The ginseng genus, Araliaceae): inferences from ITS sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 6:167-177.
  • Zhu, S. et al. 2003. Phylogenetic relationship in the genus Panax: inferred from chloroplast trnK gene and nuclear 18S rRNA gene sequences. Pl. Med. (Stuttgart) 69:647-653.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:

Subdivisions of genus Panax L.: