Family  Ranunculaceae Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 944    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 98
Type genus: Ranunculus L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera


  1. Jensen, U. et al. 1995. Systematics and phylogeny of the Ranunculaceae - a revised family concept on the basis of molecular data. Pl. Syst. Evol. Suppl. 9:273-280.

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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 12 July 2020.