Family  Aristolochiaceae Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 97    Last Updated: 11-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 3
Type genus: Aristolochia L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Kelly, L. M. & F. González 2003. Phylogenetic relationships in Aristolochiaceae. Syst. Bot. 28:236-249.
  • Neinhuis, C. et al. 2005. Phylogeny of Aristolochiaceae based on parsimony, likelihood, and Bayesian analyses of trnL-trnF sequences. Pl. Syst. Evol. 250:7-26
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Subfamilies and tribes for Aristolochiaceae Juss., nom. cons.:


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 26 June 2019.