Plant Genera


Apios

Family Code: FABACE
Genus Code: APIOS
Genus CN: groundnut
Genus Authority: Fabr.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 6 species, perennial vines, of temperate e. Asia and e. North America. Our two species are sister to one another, and otherwise most closely related to A. delavayi Franchon (Himalayan) and A. fortunei Maximowicz (of Japan, China, and Taiwan) (Li et al. 2014).
Genus References: Li et al. (2014); Woods (2005)=Z; Isely (1998)=I. Key based on Z.
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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