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Genus: Ivesia Torr. & A. Gray

Sometimes included in: Potentilla L.

Family: Rosaceae subfamily Rosoideae tribe Potentilleae subtribe Potentillinae
Genus number: 6130
Last updated: 28-Jan-2010

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Dobeš, C. & J. Paule. 2010. A comprehensive chloroplast DNA-based phylogeny of the genus Potentilla (Rosaceae): implications for its geographic origin, phylogeography and generic circumscription. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 56:156–175. [nested within Potentilla in this analysis].
  • Eriksson, T. et al. 2003. The phylogeny of Rosoideae (Rosaceae) based on sequences of the internal transcribed spacers (ITS) of nuclear ribosomal DNA and the trnL/F region of chloroplast DNA. Int. J. Pl. Sci. 164:197–211. [nested within Potentilla according to molecular evidence].
  • Ertter, B. 1989. Revisionary studies in Ivesia (Rosaceae, Potentilleae). Syst. Bot. 14:231–244.
  • Kalkman, C. 2004. Rosaceae. In: Kubitzki, K., ed., The families and genera of vascular plants. (Kubitzki) 6:366. [= Potentilla L.].
  • Töpel, M. et al. 2011. Molecular data and ploidal levels indicate several putative allopolyploidization events in the genus Potentilla (Rosaceae). PLoS Curr. doi: 10.1371/currents.RRN1237. [tentatively suggest that these species [of Ivesia] should be classified in Potentilla].
  • 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 Ivesia:

  • 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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