subfamily Rubioideae

tribe Rubieae

Family number: 2871    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
Alternate name:
Number of accepted genera: 35
Type genus: Rubia L.
Comments: dicot

Complete list of genera

References for tribe:

  • Soza, V. L. & R. G. Olmstead 2010. Molecular systematics of tribe Rubieae (Rubiaceae): evolution of major clades, development of leaf-like whorls, and biogeography. (Taxon) 59:755-771.

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 24 May 2019.