Database Details : Geranium Taxonomic Information System

Full name: Geranium Taxonomic Information System
Short name: RJB Geranium
Version: Sep 2017
Release date: 2017-09-28
Authors/editors: Aedo C.
Taxonomic coverage: Plantae - Tracheophyta - Magnoliopsida - Geraniales - Geraniaceae - Geranium
English name of the group: Cranesbills, geraniums
Number of living species 320
Number of living infraspecific taxa 17
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 1,538
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 1,875
Abstract: This is a database of Geranium names and synonymic checklist of the genus which is a part of a project to prepare a worldwide monograph of cranesbills. It is partly financed by the Spanish Government through the research projects REN2003-00982/GLO, CGL2004-00172/BOS and CGL2007-60184/BOS.
Organization: Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
Bibliographic citation: Aedo C. (2018). RJB Geranium: Geranium Taxonomic Information System (version Sep 2017). In: Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 29th November 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.