Genus: Polanisia Raf.

Family: Cleomaceae
Alternate family(ies): Brassicaceae, Capparaceae
Genus number: 9672
Last updated: 31-Mar-2006
Accession Count: 17 (16 active, 11 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Iltis, H. H. 1958. Studies in the Capparidaceae - IV. Polanisia Raf.. (Brittonia) 10:33-58.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Polanisia
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 26 June 2019.