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Genus: Clematis L.

Family: Ranunculaceae subfamily Ranunculoideae tribe Anemoneae
Common name: clematis
Genus number: 2682
Last updated: 20-Dec-2000

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Grey-Wilson, C. 2000. Clematis: the genus. (Gen Clematis)
  • Tamura, M. 1995. Angiospermae: Ordnung Ranunculales. Fam. Ranunculaceae. In: Engler, A. & K. Prantl, eds., Die Naturlichen Pflanzenfamilien ed. 1.; ed. 2. 1925- (Nat Pflanzen) 17a(4):368.
  • Wang, W. T. 2003. A revision of Clematis sect. Clematis (Ranunculaceae). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 41:1–62.
  • Wang, W. T. 2004. A revision of Clematis sect. Brachiatae (Ranunculaceae). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 42:289–332.
  • Wang, W. T. 2004. A revision of Clematis sect. Aspidanthera s.l. (Ranunculaceae). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 42:1–72.
  • 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 Clematis:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Clematis cultivars

Subdivisions of genus Clematis:

Subgenus Section Subsection Series Subseries
Campanella Bebaeanthera
Campanella Campanella
Campanella Meclatis
Cheiropsis Cheiropsis
Cheiropsis Fasciculiflora
Cheiropsis Montanae
Clematis Aspidanthera
Clematis Clematis
Clematis Lasiantha
Clematis Narveliopsis
Clematis Novae-Zeelandiae
Flammula Flammula
Flammula Fruticella
Flammula Pterocarpa
Flammula Viticella
Viorna Hirsutissima
Viorna Integrifoliae
Viorna Viorna



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.
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