Genus: Piliocalyx Brongn. & Gris

Possible synonym of: Syzygium P. Browne ex Gaertn.

 
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Syzygieae
Genus number: 9389
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14 & App. III) over the earlier parahomonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53.2) Pileocalyx Gasp., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Biffin, E. et al. 2006. Molecular systematics of Syzygium and allied genera (Myrtaceae): evidence from the chloroplast genome. Taxon 55:79-94. Note: molecular evidence supports its inclusion in a more broadly defined Syzygium
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. 2008. World checklist of Myrtaceae

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=9389. Accessed 15 November 2019.