Family  Aizoaceae Martinov, nom. cons.

Family number: 33    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 127
Type genus: Aizoon L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera


  1. Klak, C. et al. 2003. A phylogenetic hypothesis for the Aizoaceae (Caryophyllales) based on four plastid DNA regions. Amer. J. Bot. 90:1433-1445.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 10 July 2020.