External links to taxonomic opinions:
- IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
- 108: 61
- Date of Publication
- 29 Aug 2018
- Family as entered in IPNI
- Type Name
- Pontederia crassipes Mart.
doi:10.3897/phytokeys.108.27652 The subgeneric epithet derives from the Yoruba words 'Oxum', 'Oshun' & 'Osun'. These are the names given in the Candomblé religion to the orisha (i.e. a deity that reflects one of the manifestations of God).
- Replaced synonym of
- Oshuna A.Haines, Bot. Notes 16: 4 (2021).