Plant Genera


Capnoides

Family Code: FUMARI
Genus Code: CAPNO
Genus CN: Rock Harlequin
Genus Summary: The genus is monotypic, an herb, of n. North America. Recent studies have emphasized the distinction of Capnoides from Corydalis. Lid�n considered it more closely related to Adlumia and Dicentra than to Corydalis (Lid�n 1981, 1986; Lid�n et al. 1997). P�rez-Guti�rrez et al. (2012, 2015) as basal to the �core Fumarieae�. The treatment of this species as part of Corydalis is no longer tenable.
Genus Identification:
Genus References: Stern in FNA (1997); Ownbey (1947)=Z; Lid�n (1981, 1986); Lid�n et al. (1997); Ownbey (1947)=Z; Lid�n in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993).
Last Updated: 2019-11-30
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