Genus: Plinia L.

Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Myrteae
Genus number: 9597
Last updated: 27-Jan-2009
Accession Count: 51 (4 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Acosta R., Z. 2014. The genus Plinia (Myrtaceae) in Cuba. (Willdenowia) 44:269-277.
  • Barrie, F. R. 2004. Synopsis of Plinia (Myrtaceae) in Mesoamerica. (Novon) 14:380-400.
  • 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) 49:529.
  • Vasconcelos, T. N. C. et al. 2017. Myrteae phylogeny, calibration, biogeography and diversification patterns: Increased understanding in the most species rich tribe of Myrtaceae. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 109:113-137.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Plinia
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 19 March 2019.