Erythroxylaceae

Coca family
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Erythroxylum coca
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Malpighiales
Family:Erythroxylaceae
Kunth[1]
Genera

Erythroxylaceae (the coca family) is a family of flowering trees and shrubs consisting of 4 genera and approximately 242 species.[2][3] The four genera are Aneulophus Benth, Erythroxylum P. Br, Nectaropetalum Engl., and Pinacopodium (Hegnauer 1980, 279). Erythroxylum novogranatense is also a coca plant.

The best-known species are the coca plants, particularly Erythroxylum coca, the source of the drug cocaine.

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References

  1. ^ Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 161 (2): 105–121. 10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x. Retrieved 2013-07-06.
  2. ^ Stephens, P.F. (2001 onwards). http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/Research/APweb/
  3. ^ Christenhusz, M. J. M. & Byng, J. W. (2016). "The number of known plants species in the world and its annual increase". Phytotaxa. Magnolia Press. 261 (3): 201–217. 10.11646/phytotaxa.261.3.1.


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