subfamily Ixoroideae

tribe Ixoreae

Family number: 2884    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 639
Type genus: Ixora L.
Comments: dicot

Complete list of genera


  1. Mouly, A. et al. 2009. Paraphyly of Ixora and new tribal delimitation of Ixoreae (Rubiaceae): inference from combined chloroplast (rps16, rbcL, and trnT-F) sequence data. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 96:146-160.

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 15 August 2020.