Euphroniaceae Marc.-Berti

First published in Pittieria 18: 16. 1989 [also published in Ernstia 57: 5. 1990] (1989)
This family is accepted

Accepted Genera


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)


  • A.P.G. III. (2009). An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III. Bot. J. Linnean Soc. 161: 105-121.
  • Cronquist, A. (1981). An integrated system of classification of flowering plants. Columbia University Press. New York
  • Maas, P.J.M. & Westra, L.Y.Th. (2005). Neotropical Plant Families. A concise guide of vascular plants in the Neotropics. 3rd ed., p. 191. A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G., Ruggell.
  • Marcano-Berti, L. (1989). Euphroniaceae: Una nueva familia. Pittieria 18: 15-19.
  • Marcano-Berti, L. (1998). Euphroniaceae. In: Görts-van Rijn, A.R.A. & Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. (eds.), Flora of the Guianas vol. 21, pp. 45-48. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Stevens, P.F. (2008). Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 9 onwards.
  • Steyermark, J.A. & Marcano-Berti, L. (1999). Euphroniaceae. In: Berry, P.E. Yatskievych, K. and Holst, B. (eds.). Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana vol. 5, pp. 228-230. Missouri Botanical Garden Press.
  • Takhtajan, A. (1997). Flowering Plants. Second edition. Springer.


  • 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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  • Neotropikey

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