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Genus: Talinum Adans.

Family: Talinaceae
Also sometimes placed in: Portulacaceae

Common name: fameflower
Genus number: 11851
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Brummitt, R. K. 1978. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 21. Taxon 27:545. [1977 conservation proposal recommended].
  • Brummitt, R. K. 1988. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 35. Taxon 37:445. [1985 proposal not recommended].
  • Dandy, J. E. 1969. (270) 2406. Talinum A. L. Jussieu. Taxon 18:465–467. [conservation proposal].
  • McNeill, J. 1977. (424) Proposal to conserve 2406 Talinum Adanson with the type T. triangulare (Jacq.) Willd. Taxon 26:147. [new conservation proposal].
  • McVaugh, R. 1971. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta. Taxon 20:385–386. [1969 conservation proposal not recommended].
  • Wijnands, D. O. 1985. (785) Proposal to change the citation and nomenclature of the conserved type of 2406 Talinum Adanson. Taxon 34:309.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

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

Check other nomenclature databases for Talinum:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera



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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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