Picramnia

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Picramnia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Picramniales
Family: Picramniaceae
Genus: Picramnia
Sw. [1]
Type species
Picramnia antidesma [1]
Sw.
Synonyms[2]

Picramnia, the bitterbushes,[3] is a genus of plant considered to be in the family Picramniaceae, but sometimes placed in Simaroubaceae.[2] The name is conserved against the genera Pseudo-brasilium Adans., and Tariri Aubl., both which have been rejected (nomen rejiciendum).[2]

Selected species[edit]

List sources :[4][5]

See also[edit]

  • Gumillea, for more information on this synonym of Picramnia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The genus Picramnia, as well as its type (P. antidesma), was first described and published in Nova Genera et Species Plantarum seu Prodromus 2, 27. 1788. "Name - !Picramnia Sw.". Tropicos. Saint Louis, Missouri: Missouri Botanical Garden. Retrieved August 1, 2011. Annotation: nom. cons — Type Specimens: T: Picramnia antidesma Sw. 
  2. ^ a b c   GRIN (October 5, 2007). "Picramnia information from NPGS/GRIN". Taxonomy for Plants. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Retrieved August 1, 2011. Also sometimes placed in: Simaroubaceae 
  3. ^ "Phicramniaccessdate=3 October 2015". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. 
  4. ^ Note: Each species from the list at Tropicos.org was also checked against its corresponding entry at theplantlist.org for accepted status before being included on this page. "Name - Picramnia Sw. subordinate taxa". Tropicos. Saint Louis, Missouri: Missouri Botanical Garden. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  5. ^ GRIN. "Species in GRIN for genus Picramnia". Taxonomy for Plants. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Retrieved August 1, 2011.