Commelinaceae

Commelinaceae is commonly known as the Spiderwort or Dayflower Family. The Commelinaceae is a family from Commelinales Order, splits from Liliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 41 genera and about 720 species.

Genera in Commelinaceae:
  • Aetheolirion
  • Cyanotis
  • Plowmanianthus
  • Tapheocarpa
  • Amischotolype
  • Dichorisandra
  • Pollia
  • Thyrsanthemum
  • Aneilema
  • Dictyospermum
  • Polyspatha
  • Tinantia
  • Anthericopsis
  • Elasis
  • Porandra
  • Tradescantia
  • Belosynapsis
  • Floscopa
  • Pseudoparis
  • Tricarpelema
  • Buforrestia
  • Geogenanthus
  • Rhopalephora
  • Triceratella
  • Callisia
  • Gibasis
  • Sauvallea
  • Tripogandra
  • Cartonema
  • Gibasoides
  • Siderasis
  • Weldenia
  • Cochliostema
  • Matudanthus
  • Spatholirion
  • Coleotrype
  • Murdannia
  • Stanfieldiella
  • Commelina
  • Palisota
  • Streptolirion


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Tradescantia zebrina