|Common Names -||Synonyms -|
|Authority - Szyszyl. or Voight.||Total Number of genera - 2|
|Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - Angiosperm||Total Number of species - 25|
|Plant forms - Trees, rarely shrubs|
|World Distribution - Neotropical, Tropical America. Especially Amazonia.|
|Comments - Close to Theaceae. Genera are Anthodiscus and Caryocar. Trees (mostly), or shrubs (or undershrubs) Includes commercial woods such as Caryocara|
|1 - Anthodiscus.|
2 - Caryocar.
3 - Pekea.
4 - Rhizobolus.