Malpighiaceae (Barbados Cherry Family)

Malpighiaceae is commonly known as the Malpigias or Barbados Cherry Family. The Malpighiaceae is a family from Malpighiales Order, splits from Magnoliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 81 genera and about 1,000 species.

Genera in Malpighiaceae:
  • Acmanthera
  • Caucanthus
  • Hemsleyna
  • Psychopterys
  • Acridocarpus
  • Christianella
  • Henleophytum
  • Pterandra
  • Adelphia
  • Clonodia
  • Heteropteris
  • Ptilochaeta
  • Aenigmatanthera
  • Coleostachys
  • Heteropterys
  • Rhynchophora
  • Alicia
  • Cordobia
  • Hiptage
  • Rudolphia
  • Amorimia
  • Diacidia
  • Hiraea
  • Ryssopterys
  • Aspicarpa
  • Dicella
  • Janusia
  • Skoliopteris
  • Aspidopterys
  • Digoniopterys
  • Jubelina
  • Spachea
  • Banisteriopsis
  • Dinemagonum
  • Lasiocarpus
  • Sphedamnocarpus
  • Barnebya
  • Dinemandra
  • Lophanthera
  • Stigmaphyllon
  • Blepharandra
  • Diplopterys
  • Lophopterys
  • Tetrapteris
  • Brachylophon
  • Echinopterys
  • Malpighia
  • Tetrapterys
  • Bronwenia
  • Ectopopterys
  • Malpighiodes
  • Thryallis
  • Bunchosia
  • Excentradenia
  • Mascagnia
  • Triaspis
  • Burdachia
  • Flabellaria
  • Mezia
  • Tricomaria
  • Byrsonima
  • Flabellariopsis
  • Microsteira
  • Triopterys
  • Calcicola
  • Gallardoa
  • Mionandra
  • Tristellateia
  • Callaeum
  • Galphimia
  • Niedenzuella
  • Verrucularina
  • Calyptostylis
  • Gaudichaudia
  • Peixotoa

  • Camarea
  • Glandonia
  • Peregrina
  • Carolus
  • Heladena
  • Philgamia


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Galphimia glauca