Genus: Protea L.

 
Family: Proteaceae
Common names: protea
Genus number: 9877
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 69 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments:
  • • conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) Protea L. (1753), nom. rej.
  • • also conserved against Lepidocarpus Adans, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code) Art. 14.9, Ex. 9
  2. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note: http://www.ishs.org/sci/icralist/25.htm

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Protea
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=9877. Accessed 17 August 2019.