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Family: Sapotaceae  Juss., nom. cons.
subfam. Chrysophylloideae

Family number: 2445. Last updated: 31-Mar-2009.
Number of accepted genera: 27.
Type genus: Chrysophyllum L.
Comment: dicot.

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References for subfamily:

  • Swenson, U. et al. 2007. Phylogeny, diagnostic characters, and generic limitation of Australasian Chrysophylloideae (Sapotaceae, Ericales): evidence from ITS sequence data and morphology. Cladistics 23:201–228.
  • Swenson, U. et al. 2008. Multi-gene phylogeny of the pantropical subfamily Chrysophylloideae (Sapotaceae): evidence of generic polyphyly and extensive morphological homoplasy. Cladistics 24:1006–1031.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/family.pl?2445 (22 December 2014)

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