Genus: Vaccinium L.

sect. Hemimyrtillus

Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Genus number: 18659
Last updated: 23-Jan-2005
Accession Count: 63 (61 active, 47 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  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: polyphyletic as currently constructed
  2. Vander Kloet, S. P. & T. A. Dickinson. 1992. The taxonomy of Vaccinium section Hemimyrtillus. Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 107:601-614.

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Vaccinium
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 19 February 2020.