Family  Phrymaceae Schauer, nom. cons.

Family number: 868    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 16
Type genus: Phryma L.
Comments: dicot family

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  1. Albach, D. C. et al. 2009. Phylogenetic placement of Triaenophora (formerly Scrophulariaceae) with some implications for the phylogeny of Lamiales. Taxon 58:749-756
  2. Barker, W. R. et al. 2012. A taxonomic conspectus of Phrymaceae: A narrowed circumscription for Mimulus, new and resurrected genera, and new names and combinations. Phytoneuron 2012-39:1-60.
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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 4 July 2020.