Family  Onagraceae Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 789    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 61
Type genus: Onagra Mill.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera


  1. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1977. The South American species of Oenothera sect. Oenothera. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 64:100.
  2. Wagner, W. L. et al. 2007. Revised classification of the Onagraceae. Syst. Bot. Monogr. 83:1-240.

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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 14 July 2020.