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Genus: Polaskia Backeb.

Sometimes included in: Myrtillocactus Console

Family: Cactaceae subfamily Cactoideae tribe Echinocereeae
Genus number: 16039
Last updated: 15-Apr-2012

List of Species Records in GRIN.


References for genus:

  • Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family. (Cact Fam)
  • Hunt, D. 1992. CITES Cactaceae checklist. (CITES Cact L) [accepts].
  • Hunt, D. R. & N. P. Taylor. 1990. The genera of Cactaceae: progress towards consensus. Bradleya 8:93. [= Myrtillocactus Console].
More:
  • 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 Polaskia:

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

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Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?16039 (21 December 2014)

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