|Common Names -||Synonyms -|
|Authority - Juss. ex. DC.||Total Number of genera - 5|
|Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - Angiosperm||Total Number of species - 108|
|Plant forms - Tree/Shrub/Liane|
|World Distribution - Tropical America|
|Comments - Many climbing vines with only a few trees and shrubs. The members of the family are shrubs, woody epiphytes and lianas.|
|1 - Marcgravia.|
2 - Norantea.
3 - Sarcopera.
4 - Souroubea.