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Genus: Ficus L.

Family: Moraceae tribe Ficeae
Common name: fig
Genus number: 4665
Last updated: 16-Jan-2009

List of Species Records in GRIN.


References for genus:

  • Berg, C. C. 1989. Classification and distribution of Ficus. Experientia (Basel) 45:605–611.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 2: Ficus subgenus Pharmacosycea section Oreosycea. Blumea 48:289–301.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 3: Ficus subgenus Ficus. Blumea 48:529–550.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 4: Ficus subgenus Synoecia. Blumea 48:551–571.
  • Berg, C. C. 2003. Flora Malesian precursor for the treatment of Moraceae 5: Ficus subgenus Sycidium. Blumea 48:573–597.
  • Datwyler, S. & G. D. Weiblen. 2004. On the origin of the fig: phylogenetic relationships of Moraceae from ndhF sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 91:767–777. [see Appendix 2 for family tribal classification].
  • Noort, S. van & J.-Y. Rasplus. Figs and fig wasps (on-line resource). (Figweb)
  • Rønsted, N. et al. 2008. Reconstructing the phylogeny of figs (Ficus, Moraceae) to reveal the history of the fig pollination mutualism. Symbiosis 45:xx–xx.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~) for genus:


Check other nomenclature databases for Ficus:

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

Subdivisions of genus Ficus:

Subgenus Section Subsection Series Subseries
Adenosperma
Americana
Bosscheria
Conosycea
Eriosycea
Erythrogyne
Ficus
Galoglychia
Hemicardia
Malvanthera
Oreosycea
Pharmacosycea
Sycocarpus
Sycomorus
Urostigma
Sycidium
Sycidium Palaeomorphe
Sycidium Sycidium
Synoecia

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