Family: Acanthaceae Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 6    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2003
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Number of accepted genera: 0
Type genus: Acanthus L.
Comments: dicot family

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References for   family:

  • McDade, L. A. et al. 2008. Toward a comprehensive understanding of phylogenetic relationships among lineages of Acanthaceae s.l. (Lamiales). Amer. J. Bot. 95:1136-1152.
  • Scotland, R. W. & K. Vollesen 2000. Classification of Acanthaceae. Kew Bull. 55:513-589.
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