The Parent order is - Violales

Woody Family Lacistemataceae (was Flacourtiaceae)

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Common Names - Waits NumiSynonyms -
Authority - C. MartiusTotal Number of genera - 2
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 27
Plant forms - Evergreen treelets (small tree) and shrubs
World Distribution - Tropical America: West Indies and from Mexico southwards across Mesoamerica and South America, excluding Chile and temperate Argentina.
Comments - Has two genera: Lacistema 11 species, Lozania - 5 species Prior under Flacourtiaceae. 2 genera with 20 species are trees. Plant Book reports that this is a fragment of the shattered family Flacourtiaceae.

Woody Genera of Lacistemataceae (was Flacourtiaceae)

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End of Listing Woody Families of Lacistemataceae (was Flacourtiaceae)