The Parent order is - Lecythidales

Woody Family Foetidiaceae = Lecythidaceae

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Common Names - Synonyms -
Authority - (Neidenzu) Airy Shaw or Lam.Total Number of genera - 1
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 18
Plant forms - Small to medium sized desert trees & shrubs
World Distribution - Eastern Madagascar, Mascarene.
Comments - Lecythidaceae. Confusing. Variously listed under Theales, Lecythidales, Myrtales Foetidia 1 genus native to a limited area in eastern Madagascar, Mascarene region. The wood of Foetidia mauritiana is one of several woods known as Stinkwood because of its unpleasant smell.

Woody Genera of Foetidiaceae = Lecythidaceae

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End of Listing Woody Families of Foetidiaceae = Lecythidaceae