Family  Heliotropiaceae Schrad., nom. cons.

Family number: 520    Last Updated: 01-Jun-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 44
Type genus: Heliotropium L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Luebert, F. et al. 2016. Familial classification of the Boraginales. (Taxon) 65:502-522.
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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 20 May 2019.