Genus: Piper L.

Family: Piperaceae
Common names: pepper
Genus number: 9421
Last updated: 08-Sep-1998
Accession Count: 60 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Jaramillo, M. A. & P. S. Manos. 2001. Phylogeny and patterns of floral diversity in the genus Piper (Piperaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 88:706-716.
  2. Jaramillo, M. A. et al. 2008. A phylogeny of the tropical genus Piper using ITS and the chloroplast intron psbJ-petA. Syst. Bot. 33:647-660. URL:

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 7 April 2020.