Plant Family


Family CN: Ginseng Family
Family Code: ARALIA
Family Parent: [in APIALES]
Family Authority: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
Summary: A family of about 47 genera and 1325 species, trees, shrubs, vines, and rarely herbs, mainly tropical in distribution. Hydrocotyle is more closely related to Araliaceae than to Apiaceae, and is transferred here (Nicolas & Plunkett 2009; Chandler & Plunkett 2003).
Reference: Frodin & Govaerts (2003); Graham (1966); Smith (1944).
Last Updated: 2020-01-01
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