Family  Boraginaceae Juss., nom. cons.


Family number: 2253    Last Updated: 01-Jun-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 0
Type genus: Cynoglossum L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Leubert, F. et al. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships and morphological diversity in neotropical Heliotropium (Heliotropaceae). (Taxon) 60:663-680.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 24 April 2019.