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Aptandraceae Miers

Family Description

Distribution Map

Photographs

Anacolosa

  1. Anacolosa clarkii
  2. Anacolosa insularis
  3. Anacolosa frutescens
  4. Anacolosa pervilleana.

Aptandra

  1. Aptandra caudata
  2. Aptandra tubicina
  3. Aptandra zenkeri

Cathedra

  1. Cathedra acuminata
  2. Cathedra gardneriana (with Schoepfia and Tetrastylidium)
  3. Cathedra sp.

Chaunochiton

  1. Chaunochiton kappleri
  2. Chaunochiton loranthoides

Harmandia

  1. Harmandia mekongensis

Hondurodendron

  1. Hondurodendron urceolatum. A monotypic genus, recently described by Ulloa et al. (2010).  All the following photos are of plants from Parque Nacional El Cusuco in northwest Honduras. Photos of intact fruits by Jonathan Kolby.  Photos of dissected flowers and pollen by D. L. Nickrent.

Ongokea

  1. Ongokea gore

Phanerodiscus

  1. Phanerodiscus capuronii
  2. Phanerodiscus diospyroidea

Phylogeny

The most recent molecular phylogeny of "Olacaceae" is by Malécot and Nickrent (2008).  A pdf file for that paper can be seen by clicking HERE.

References


SIUC / College of Science / Parasitic Plant Connection / Olacaceae
URL: http://www.parasiticplants.siu.edu/Aptandraceae/index.html
Last updated: 21-July-14 / dln