Malvaceae Juss.

First published in Gen. Pl. [Jussieu] 271. 1789 [4 Aug 1789] (1789)nom. cons.
This family is accepted

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Genera

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12385

The Kew Tropical Plant Families Identification Handbook

  • Alverson, W. S., Whitlock, B. A., Nyffeler, R., Bayer, C. & Baum, D. A. (1999). Phylogeny of the core Malvales: evidence from ndhF sequence data. Amer. J. Bot. 86: 1474–1486.
  • Baum, D. A. (1995). The comparative pollination and floral biology of Baobabs (Adansonia, Bombacaceae.) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 82: 322–348.
  • Baum, D. A., Alverson, W. S. & Nyffeler, R. (1998). A durian by any other name: taxonomy and nomenclature of the core Malvales. Harvard Pap. Bot. 3: 315–330.
  • Bayer, C. & Kubitzki, K. (2003). Malvaceae. In: K. Kubitzki & C. Bayer (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 5: 225–311. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. (Subfamily Byttnerioideae, pp. 241–247; subfamily Bombacoideae, pp. 271–277; subfamily Malvoideae, pp. 277–311.)
  • Bayer, C., Fay, M. F., De Bruijn, A. Y., Savolainen, V., Mortan, C. M., Kubitzki, K. K., Alverson, W. S. & Chang, M. W. (1999). Support for an expanded family concept of Malvaceae within a recircumscribed order Malvales: a combined analysis of plastid atpB and rbcL DNA sequences. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 129: 267–303.
  • Cheek, M. & Dorr, L. (2007). Sterculiaceae. In: H. J. Beentje & S. A. Ghazanfar (eds), Flora of Tropical East Africa. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Cheek, M. R. (2007). Bombacaceae, p. 65; Brownlowiaceae, p. 71; Byttneriaceae, p. 76; Durionaceae, p. 134; Helicteraceae, p. 165; Malvaceae, pp. 201–202; Pentapetaceae, pp. 247–248; Sparmanniaceae, pp. 307–308; Sterculiaceae, pp. 311–312; Tiliaceae, pp. 321–322. In: V. H. Heywood, R. K. Brummitt, A. Culham & O. Seberg (eds), Flowering Plant Families of the World. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Nyffler, R. & Baum, D. A. (2000). Phylogenetic relationships of the durians (Bombacaceae-Durioneae or /Malvaceae/ Helicteroideae/Durioneae) based on chloroplast and nuclear ribosomal DNA sequences. Plant Syst. Evol. 224:55–82.
  • Whitlock, B. A., Bayer, C. & Baum, D. A. (2001). Phylogenetic relationships and floral evolution of the Byttnerioideae (Sterculiaceae or Malvaceae s.l.) based on sequences of the chloroplast gene, ndhF. Syst. Bot. 26: 420–437.
  • Wilkie, P., Clark, A., Pennington, R. T., Cheek, M., Bayer, C. & Wilcock, C. C. (2006). Phylogenetic relationships within the subfamily Sterculioideae (Malvaceae/Sterculiaceae-Sterculieae) using the chloroplast gene ndhF. Syst. Bot. 31: 160–170.

Trees of New Guinea

  • Alverson, W.S., Whitlock, B.A., Nyffeler, R., Bayer, C. & Baum, D.A. (1999). Phylogeny of the core Malvales: evidence from ndhF sequence data. Amer. J. Bot. 86: 1474–1486.
  • Baum, D.A., Dewitt Smith, S., Yen, A., Alverson, W.S., Nyffeler, R., Whitlock, B.A. & Oldham, R.L. (2004). Phylogenetic relationships of Malvatheca (Bombacoideae and Malvoideae; Malvaceae sensu lato) as inferred from plastid DNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 91: 1863–1871.
  • Bayer, C. & Kubitzki, K. (2003). Malvaceae. In: K. Kubitzki & C. Bayer (eds.), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 5: 225–311.
  • Bayer, C., Fay, M.F., De Bruijn, A.Y., Savolainen, V., Morton, C.M., Kubitzki, K., Alverson, W.S. & Chase, M.W. (1999). Support for an expanded family concept of Malvaceae within a recircumscribed order Malvales: a combined analysis of plastid atpB and rbcL DNA sequences. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 129: 267–303.
  • LaFrankie, J. (2010). Trees of Tropical Asia. Black Tree Publications. (Malvaceae, pp. 462–490).
  • Laura V.S. Jennings & 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

The Kew Temperate Plant Families Identification Handbook

  • Bayer, C. & Kubitzki, K. (2002). Malvaceae. In: K. Kubitzki & C. Bayer (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, V: 225–311. Springer Verlag, Berlin & Heidelberg. 212 213
  • Cheek, M. R. (2007). Malvaceae. In: V. H. Heywood, R. K. Brummitt, A. Culham & O. Serberg (eds), Flowering Plant Families of the World, pp. 201–202. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Fryxell, P. A. (1997). The American genera of Malvaceae—II. Brittonia 49 (2): 204–269. New York Botanical Garden, New York.
  • Hanes, M. M. (2015). Malvaceae. In: Flora of North America Editorial Committee (eds), Flora of North America 6: 187–375. Oxford University Press, New York & Oxford.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 2017 Mungkim, O. [45116] Malaysia K001273714 No
Jan 8, 2009 Wood, J.R.I. [15564] Bolivia K000324855 No
Jan 8, 2009 Wood, J.R.I. Bolivia K000324856 No
Jan 1, 2006 Pullen, R. [6728] New Guinea K001045461 No
Harley, R.M. [21711] Brazil K001220152 Yes
Nascimento, M.S.B. [554] Brazil K001220169 Yes
Raynal, J. [20456] Rwanda K001532007 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [4129] Brazil K001220165 Yes
Harley, R.M. [21711] Brazil K001220153 Yes
Milliken, W. [151] Brazil K001220173 Yes
Eiten, G. [7328] Brazil K001220157 Yes
Harley, R.M. [s.n.] Brazil K001220151 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1154] Burma K001112245 Unknown Type Material Yes
Coradin, L. [6283] Brazil K001220155 Yes
Williams, L.O.; Assis, V. [8019] Brazil K001220172 Yes
Briggs, M.; Simbiak, V.; Paiki, T. [668] Indonesia K:SPC-77311.000 No
Eiten, G. [6086] Brazil K001220163 Yes
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T. [7328] Brazil K001220156 Yes
Nascimento, M.S.B. [14] Brazil K001220168 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1155] Burma K001112247 Unknown Type Material Yes
Rico, L.; Avendaño R., R. [2048] Mexico K000266023 No
Hind, D.J.N. [3383] Brazil K001220161 Yes
Harley, R.M. [23014] Brazil K001220154 Yes
Pickersgill, B. [s.n.] Brazil K001220166 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1153] K001112243 Unknown Type Material Yes
Medri, M.E. [s.n.] Brazil K001220162 Yes
Guedes, M.L. [s.n.] Brazil K001220170 Yes
Hind, D.J.N. [s.n.] Brazil K001220148 Yes
Carvalho, A.M. [2263] Brazil K001220174 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1155] Burma K001112246 Unknown Type Material Yes
Heringer, E.P. [14184] Brazil K001220150 Yes
Harley, R.M. [6690] Brazil K001220149 Yes
Guedes, M.L. [5210] Brazil K001220171 Yes
Mimura, I. [276] Brazil K001220159 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1153] K001112244 Unknown Type Material Yes
Briggs, M; Simbiak, V. [616] Indonesia K:SPC-78532.000 No
Nascimento, M.S.B. [223] Brazil K001220167 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [3098] Brazil K001220164 Yes
Mimura, I. [276] Brazil K001220158 Yes
Spruce, R. [4214] Peru Bombacaceae K000111953 Yes
Sugden, A. [395] Panama Bombacaceae K001528876 Yes
Clarke, H.D.; Williams, R.; Perry, C.; Tripp, E.; Kelly, J. [9804] Guyana Bombacaceae K001636849 No
Nov 1, 2010 de Vogel; Vermeulen [7033] Tiliaceae K000577026 No
Triono, T. [140] Tiliaceae K:SPC-70632.000 No
Clarke, H.D.; Williams, R.; Perry, C. [8515] Guyana Tiliaceae K001636843 No
s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] Bangladesh Tiliaceae K001132321 Unknown Type Material Yes
de Hoogh, R.J. [133] Botswana Tiliaceae K001590107 Yes
Hart, T.B. [425] Congo, Democratic Republic of the Tiliaceae K001532675 Yes
Hart, T.B. [365] Congo, Republic of the Tiliaceae K001532676 Yes
Gartlan, J.S. [21] Cameroon Sterculiaceae K000094991 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1153] India Sterculiaceae K000639534 Unknown Type Material Yes
McDowell, T.; Gopaul, D. [2457] Guyana Sterculiaceae K001636854 No
De Bruin Jn., J. [1101] Colombia Sterculiaceae K001636218 No
Utteridge, T.M.A. [75] Indonesia Sterculiaceae K:SPC-70107.000 No
Maitland, T.D. [203] Cameroon Sterculiaceae K000094993 No
s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] Sterculiaceae K001132316 Unknown Type Material Yes
Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [156] Cameroon Sterculiaceae K000540491 No
Latilo, M.G. [FHI 43827] Cameroon Sterculiaceae K000094994 No
Ellen, R.F. [1161] Indonesia Sterculiaceae K:SPC-64657.000 No
Ash [1430] Ethiopia Sterculiaceae K:SPC-35799.000 No
Sands, M.J.S. [1132] Papua New Guinea Sterculiaceae K:SPC-09108.010 No

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