Styracaceae DC. & Spreng.

First published in Elem. Philos. Pl. 140. 1821 [Jul 1821] (as "Styraceae") [trans. Jameson] (1821)nom. cons.
This family is accepted


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)

Trees of New Guinea

  • Fritsch, P.W. (2004). Styracaceae. In: K Kubitzki (ed.), The Families and Genera of Vascular plants 6: 434–442. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Timothy M.A. Utteridge (2022). Trees of New Guinea. Timothy M. A. Utteridge and Laura V. S. Jennings (Eds) Kew Publishing. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (1949). Styracaceae. Fl. Males., Ser. I, Spermat. 4: 49–56.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Quinet, A. [2498] Brazil K001574622 Yes


  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at and
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants.
  • Neotropikey

    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
  • Trees of New Guinea

    • Trees of New Guinea