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Genus: Gilmania Coville

Family: Polygonaceae subfamily Eriogonoideae
Genus number: 4956
Last updated: 03-Aug-2005
Comment: review history of nomenclature proposal concerning this name from the Smithsonian Institution's database .

No Species Records exist for this genus in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Brummitt, R. K. 2005. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 57. Taxon 54:1099. [proposal not recommended, no longer necessary since Phyllogonum Cov. is illegitimate].
  • Reveal, J. L. 2004. (1631) Proposal to conserve the name Gilmania Coville against Phyllogonum Coville (Polygonaceae: Eriogonoideae) - a case of mistaken homonymy. Taxon 53:573.
  • 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 Gilmania:

  • 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.
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