Genus: Vaccinium L.

sect. Aethopus

Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Genus number: 29233
Last updated: 14-Dec-2012
Accession Count: 17 (12 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. 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. 122:253-268.
  2. Vander Kloet, S. P. et al. 2002. From Nepal to Formosa, a much larger footprint for Vaccinium sect. Aëthopus. Acta Bot. Yunnan. 25:1-24.

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

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 26 February 2020.