The Parent order is - Laurales

Woody Family Siparunaceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Synonyms -
Authority - (A,.DC.) SchoddeTotal Number of genera - 3
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 160
Plant forms - Trees
World Distribution - Glossocalyx longicuspis in West Africa and Siparuna of several dozen species, in the Neotropics.Order Laurales Genera are Siparuna, Bracteanthus, Glossocalyx.
Comments - The plants concerned prior had been included in family Monimiaceae. The APG II system accepts Siparunaceae under order Laurales now The genera are Siparuna, Bracteanthus, Glossocalyx. The family consists of two genera of woody plants, with essential oils

Woody Genera of Siparunaceae

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1 - Siparuna.

End of Listing Woody Families of Siparunaceae