Family  Rubiaceae Juss., nom. cons.



Family number: 2871    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 35
Type genus: Rubia L.
Comments: dicot

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Soza, V. L. & R. G. Olmstead 2010. Molecular systematics of tribe Rubieae (Rubiaceae): evolution of major clades, development of leaf-like whorls, and biogeography. (Taxon) 59:755-771.
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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 22 March 2019.