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Family: Adoxaceae  E. Mey., nom. cons.

Family number: 18. Last updated: 17-Jan-2003.
Number of accepted genera: 5.
Type genus: Adoxa L.
Comment: dicot family.

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References for family:

  • Applequist, W. L. 2013. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 65. Taxon 62:1816. [insufficient votes to either recommend or reject this proposal].
  • Reveal, J. L. 2008. (1800–1802) Proposals to conserve the name Viburnaceae (Magnoliophyta), the name Adoxaceae against Viburnaceae, a "superconservation" proposal, and, as an alternative, the name Sambucaceae. Taxon 57:303.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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