Bonnetiaceae L.Beauvis. ex Nakai

First published in Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 22: 25. 1948 (1948)
This family is accepted

Accepted Genera


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)


  • Ruhfel, B., V. Bittrich, C. Bove, M. H. G. Gustafsson, C. Philbrick, R. Rutishauser, Z. Xi and C. Davis. (2011). Phylogeny of the Clusioid clade (Malpighiales): evidence from the plastid and mitochondrial genomes. American Journal of Botany 98: 306-325.
  • Stevens, P. F. (2007). Hypericaceae. In K. Kubitzki (ed.) Families and Genera of Vascular Plants. Volume IX: 194-201. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Steyermark, J. A. (1984). Theaceae (Bonnetiaceae). In: Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana, I. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 71: 297-340.

Trees of New Guinea

  • Kobuski, C.E. (1950). Studies in the Theaceae XIX. The genera Archytaea and Ploiarium. J. Arnold Arbor. 31: 196–207.
  • 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
  • Weitzman, A.L., Kubitzki, K, & Stevens, P.F. (2007). Bonnetiaceae. In: K. Kubitzki, C. Bayer & P.F. Stevens (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 9: 36–39. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
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