Polygonaceae Juss.

First published in Gen. Pl. [Jussieu] 82. 1789 [4 Aug 1789] (1789)nom. cons.
This family is accepted

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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

Trees of New Guinea

  • Henty, E.E. (1978). Polygonaceae. Handb. Fl. Papua New Guinea 1: 222–248.
  • Laura V.S. Jennings (2022). Trees of New Guinea. Timothy M. A. Utteridge and Laura V. S. Jennings (Eds) Kew Publishing. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Schuster, T.M., Wilson, K.L. & Kron, K.L. (2011). Phylogenetic relationships of Muehlenbeckia, Fallopia and Reynoutria (Polygonaceae) investigated with chloroplast and nuclear sequence DNA. Int. J. Pl. Sci. 172: 1053–1066.

The Kew Temperate Plant Families Identification Handbook

  • Freeman, C. C. & Reveal, J. L. (2005). 44. Polygonaceae Jussieu, buckwheat family In: Flora of North America Editorial Committee (eds), Flora of North America 5: 405–456. Oxford University Press, New York & Oxford.
  • Heywood, V. H. (1993). Flowering Plants of the World. B.T. Batsford Ltd, London.
  • Li, A, Bao Bojian, Grabovskaya-Borodina, A. E., Hong, S., McNeill, J., Mosyakin, S. L., Ohba, H. & Park, C. (2003). Polygonaceae. In: Z. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven, & D. Y. Hong (eds), Flora of China 5: 277–350. Science Press, Beijing; Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [8481] Cameroon K000025007 No

Sources

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