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Genus: Dictyanthus Decne.

Sometimes included in: Matelea Aubl.

Family: Apocynaceae subfamily Asclepiadoideae tribe Asclepiadeae subtribe Gonolobinae
Also sometimes placed in: Asclepiadaceae

Genus number: 14286
Last updated: 28-Nov-2005

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Liede, S. 1997. Subtribes and genera of the tribe Asclepiadeae (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae) - a synopsis. Taxon 46:239.
  • Woodson, R. E. 1941. The North American Asclepiadaceae. 1. Perspective of genera. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 28:217.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

Check other nomenclature databases for Dictyanthus:

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

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (05 September 2015)

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