The Parent order is - Icacinales
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Woody Family Icacinaceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Synonyms -
Authority - (Benth.) MeyersTotal Number of genera - 35
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 150
Plant forms - Tree, Shrub, Lianes
World Distribution - Tropical areas, few in temperate areas
Comments - Originally had 55 genera, 400 species. This was split into 4 families in 3 orders: Icacinaceae sensu stricto (unplaced at order rank), Pennantiaceae (Apiales), Stemonuraceae (Aquifoliales) and Cardiopteridaceae (also Aquifoliales) This left Icacnaceae with 35 genera & 150 species. Has commercial wood under Apodytes, Cantleya, Pennantia. Also listed under Celestrales



Woody Genera of Icacinaceae

Each link leads to more information on the chosen botanical families

1 - Alsodeiopsis.
2 - Anisomallon.
3 - Apodytes.
4 - Calatola.
5 - Cantleya.
6 - Cassinopsis.
7 - Citronella.
8 - Cladostigma .
9 - Clavapetalum.
10 - Dantleya.
11 - Dendrobangia.
12 - Desmostachys.
13 - Discophora.
14 - Emmotum.
15 - Gomphandra.
16 - Gonocaryum.
17 - Humirianthera.
18 - Icacina.
19 - Iodes.
20 - Lasianthera.
21 - Lavigeria.
22 - Mappia.
23 - Metteniusa.
24 - Ottoschulzia.
25 - Phytocrene.
26 - Platea.
27 - Poraqueiba.
28 - Rhyticaryum.
29 - Uranda = Stemonurus.
30 - Villaresia.




End of Listing Woody Families of Icacinaceae