Genus: Vaccinium L.

sect. Macropelma

Synonym of: Vaccinium L. sect. Myrtillus

 
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Genus number: 18655
Last updated: 14-Dec-2012
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Powell, E. A. & K. A. Kron. 2002. Hawaiian blueberries and their relatives - A phylogenetic analysis of Vaccinium sections Macropelma, Myrtillus, and Hemimyrtillus (Ericaceae). Syst. Bot. 27:768-779. Note: accepts
  2. Vander Kloet, S. P. & T. A. Dickinson. 2009. A subgeneric classification of the genus Vaccinium and the metamorphosis of V. section Bracteata Nakai: more terrestrial and less epiphytic in habit, more continental and less insular in distribution. J. Pl. Res. 122:265. Note: = Vaccinium sect. Myrtillus
  3. Vander Kloet, S. P. 1996. Taxonomy of Vaccinium sect. Macropelma (Ericaceae). Syst. Bot. 21:355-364. Note: accepts

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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?type=section&id=18655. Accessed 13 November 2019.