Cunoniaceae R.Br.

First published in Voy. Terra Austral. 2: 548. 1814 [19 Jul 1814] (1814)nom. cons.
This family is accepted

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)

Trees of New Guinea

  • Bradford, J.C., Fortune Hopkins, H.C. & Barnes, R.W. (2004). Cunoniaceae. In: K. Kubitzki (ed.), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 6: 91–111. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Fortune Hopkins, H.C. & Hoogland, R.D. (2002). Cunoniaceae. Fl. Males., Ser. I, Seed Plants 16: 53–165.
  • Helen C.F. Hopkins & 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
  • Pillon, Y., Hopkins, H.C.F., Munzinger, J. & Chase, M.W. (2009). A molecular and morphological survey of generic limits of Acsmithia and Spiraeanthemum (Cunoniaceae). Syst. Bot. 34: 141–148.
  • Smith, A.C. (1985). Cunoniaceae. Fl. Vit. Nova 3: 5–26.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. 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