Resedaceae Martinov

First published in Tekhno-Bot. Slovar 541. 1820 [3 Aug 1820] (1820)nom. cons.
This family is accepted


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)


  • Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (APG) (2009). An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 161: 105-121.
  • Kubitzki, K. (1998). Resedaceae. In: K. Kubitzki, & C. Bayer (eds.). The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, vol. V, Dicotyledons; Malvales, Capparales, and non-betalain Caryophyllales, pp. 334-338. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Martín-Bravo, S., Meimberg, H., Luceño, M., Märkl, W., Valcárcel, V., Bräuchler, C., Vargas, P., Heubl, G. (2007). Molecular systematics and biogeography of Resedaceae based on ITS and trnL-F sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44: 1105-1120.
  • Martín-Bravo, S., Vargas, P., Luceño, M. (2009). Is Oligomeris (Resedaceae) indigenous to North America? Molecular evidence for a natural colonization from the Old World. Am. J. Bot. 96(2): 507-518.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nuttall [s.n.] United States K000075740 Type Yes


  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • 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.