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Contains 4 accepted taxa overall.

Genus: Wisteria Nutt.
Common Name:WISTERIA
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Sub Class
Genus Wisteria


Citation WISTERIA Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 2: 115. 1818, nom. cons. vs. Phaseoloides Duhamel du Monceau 1755, et vs. Diplonyx Rafinesque 1817.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Wisteria speciosa Nuttall, nom. illegit. Glycine frutescens Linnaeus; Wisteria frutescens (Linnaeus) Poiret)

** Not applicable or data not available.


Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Wisteria floribunda JAPANESE WISTERIA
Wisteria frutescens AMERICAN WISTERIA
Wisteria sinensis CHINESE WISTERIA
Wisteria x formosa  

Identification Key

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Diplonyx Diplonyx Rafinesque, Fl. Ludov. 101. 1817, nom. rej. vs. Wisteria Nuttall 1818. TYPE: Diplonyx elegans Rafinesque
Kraunhia Kraunhia Rafinesque ex Greene, Pittonia 1: 175. 1891; Rafinesque ex Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 293. 1913. TYPE: Non designatus.
Phaseoloides Phaseoloides Duhamel du Monceau, Traite Arb. Arbust. 2: 115, pl. 24. 1755, nom. rej. vs. Wisteria Nuttall 1818. TYPE: = Wisteria Nuttall 1818.
Rehsonia Rehsonia Stritch, Phytologia 56: 183. 1984. TYPE: Rehsonia sinensis (Sims) Stritch (Glycine sinensis Sims)
Thyrsanthus Thyrsanthus Elliott, J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1: 371. 1818, non Schrank 1814. TYPE: = Wisteria Nuttall 1818.
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