Calophyllaceae J.Agardh

First published in Theoria Syst. Pl. 121. 1858 [Apr-Sep 1858] (as "Calophylleae") (1858)
This family is accepted


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)

Trees of New Guinea

  • 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
  • Stevens, P. (1974). Mammea L. and Mesua L. (Guttiferae) in Papuasia. Aust. J. Bot. 22: 413–423.
  • Stevens, P. (1980). A revision of the Old World specis of Calophyllum (Guttiferae). J. Arnold Arbor. 61(2): 117–424.
  • Stevens, P. (1993). A new species and new combination in Clusiaceae-Calophylloideae from New Guinea. Telopea 5(2): 359–361.
  • Stevens, P. (2007). Clusiaceae-Guttiferae. In: K. Kubitzki, C. Bayer & P.F. Stevens (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 9: 48–65. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Wurdack, K.J. & Davis, C.C. (2009). Malpighiales phylogenetics: Gaining ground on one of the most recalcitrant clades in the angiosperm tree of life. Amer. J. Bot. 96: 1551–1570.


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at and
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  • Trees of New Guinea

    • Trees of New Guinea