Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.

First published in Pl. Vasc. Gen. [Meisner] Tab. Diagn. 345, Comm. 258. 1842 [13-15 Feb 1842] (as "Putranjiveae") (1842)isonym
This family is accepted

Accepted Genera


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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


  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, G.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (with Pandaceae). London: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pax, F. & Hoffmann, K. (1922). Drypetes. In: E. Engler (ed.), Das Pflanzenreich IV.147.xv (Euphorbiaceae -Phyllanthoideae-Phyllantheae): 229-279. W. Engelmann, Leipzig.

Trees of New Guinea

  • Airy Shaw, H.K. (1980). The Euphorbiaceae of New Guinea. Kew Bull., Addit. Series VIII. HMSO, London. [Drypetes pp. 74–78.]
  • 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


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Neotropikey

    • 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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  • Trees of New Guinea

    • Trees of New Guinea
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