Plant Genera


Alnus

Family Code: BETULA
Genus Code: ALNUS
Genus CN: alder
Genus Authority: Mill.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 25-35 species, shrubs and trees, of subarctic to warm temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, and in montane situations south to n. South America.
Genus References: Furlow in FNA (1997); Furlow (1990)=Z; Hardin (1971)=Y; Schrader & Graves (2002)=X; Banaev & Adelíshin (2009)=V; Chery (2015)=U; Chen & Li (2004); Navarro et al. (2003); Kubitzki in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993). Key based in part on Schrader & Graves (2002).
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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