Parasitic Plant Connection

Opiliaceae Valeton

Family Description

Distribution Map

Opiliaceae Distribution Map

List of Genera

Photographs

Agonandra

  1. Agondandra brasiliensis
  2. Agonandra engleri
  3. Agonandra excelsa
  4. Agonandra macrocarpa
  5. Agondandra peruviana
  6. Agondandra racemosa
  7. Agonandra sylvatica

Anthobolus (previously in Santalaceae)

  1. Anthobolus filifolius
  2. Anthobolus foveolatus
  3. Anthobolus leptomerioides

Cansjera

  1. Cansjera leptostachya
  2. Cansjera rheedei

Champereia

  1. Champereia manillana

Gjellerupia

  1. Gjellerupia papuana

Lepionurus

  1. Lepionurus sylvestris

Melientha

  1. Melientha suavis
  2. Melientha sp.

Opilia

  1. Opilia amentacea
  2. Opilia campestris

Pentarhopalopilia

  1. Pentarhopalopilia marquesii
  2. Pentarhopalopilia perrieri
  3. Pentarhopalopilia umbellulata
  4. Pentarhopalopilia madagascariensis

Rhopalopilia

  1. Rhopalopilia pallens

Urobotrya

  1. Urobotrya congolana
  2. Urobotrya latisquama
  3. Urobotrya siamensis


Phylogeny

The position of the family within Santalales has been discussed by Nickrent, D. L., and V. Malécot (2001), a web version of which can be viewed HERE.  

References


SIUC / College of Science / Parasitic Plant Connection / Opiliaceae
URL: http://www.parasiticplants.siu.edu/Opiliaceae/index.html
Last updated: 13-Nov-14 / dln