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Family: Peridiscaceae  Kuhlm., nom. cons.

Family number: 847. Last updated: 17-Jan-2003.
Number of accepted genera: 4.
Type genus: Peridiscus Benth.
Comment: dicot family.

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References for family:

  • Soltis, D. E. et al. 2007. Monophyly and relationships of the enigmatic amphitropical family Peridiscaceae. Taxon 56:65–73.
  • Wurdack, K. J. & C. C. Davis. 2009. Malpighiales phylogenetics: gaining ground on one of the most recalcitrant clades in the angiosperm tree of life. Amer. J. Bot. 96:1551–1570. [include Medusandra based on molecular evidence].
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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?847 (21 October 2014)

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