Genus: Ancylanthos Desf.

Usually considered a synonym of: Vangueria Juss.

Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Vanguerieae
Genus number: 632
Last updated: 15-Mar-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Bridson, D. M. 1996. The tropical African genus Ancylanthos (Rubiaceae - Vanguerieae). Kew Bull. 51:343-352. Note: accepts
  2. Lantz, H. & B. Bremer. 2005. Phylogeny of the complex Vanguerieae (Rubiaceae) genera Fadogia, Rytigynia, and Vangueria with close relatives and a new circumscription of Vangueria. Pl. Syst. Evol. 253:178. Note: = Vangueria Juss.

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National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 4 June 2020.