subfamily Aurantioideae

Family number: 2385    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 179
Type genus: Aurantium Mill.
Comments: dicot

Complete list of genera


  1. Bayer, R. J. et al. 2009. A molecular phylogeny of the orange subfamily (Rutaceae: Aurantioideae) using nine cpDNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 96:668-685.
  2. Nagano, Y. et al. 2018. Phylogenetic relationships of Aurantioideae (Rutaceae) based on RAD-Seq. Tree Genet. Genomes 14:6. DOI: 10.1007/s11295-017-1223-z
  3. Oueslati, A. et al. 2016. Towards a molecular taxonomic key of the Aurantioideae subfamily using chloroplastic SNP diagnostic markers of the main clades genotyped by competitive allele-specific PCR. B. M. C. Genet. 17:118. DOI: 10.1186/s12863-016-0426-x
  4. Samuel, R. et al. 2000. Phylogenetic analyses of Aurantioideae (Rutaceae) based on non-coding plastid DNA sequences and phytochemical features. Pl. Biol. 3:77-87.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
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Accessed 4 July 2020.