RUBIACEAE

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Contains 30 genera and 65 accepted taxa overall.

This family is completely databased for all Florida specimens.

Family Notes:The circumscription of many herbaceous genera (Borreria, Diodia, Diodella, Ernodea, Hexasepalum, Mitracarpus, Richardia, Spermacoce) is at present unclear and in need of revision (Groeninckx et al. 2009; Neupane et al. 2015; CabaƱa Fader et al. 2016).
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this family

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order GENTIANALES
Family RUBIACEAE

Genera

GenusCommon NameTaxa CountHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
CatesbaeaLILYTHORN1
CephalanthusBUTTONBUSH1
ChiococcaMILKBERRY1
CoccocypselumCOCCOCYPSELUM1
DiodiaBUTTONWEED2
ErithalisBLACKTORCH1
ErnodeaERNODEA2
ExostemaEXOSTEMA1
GaliumBEDSTRAW8
GenipaGENIPA1
GuettardaVELVETSEED2
HameliaHAMELIA1
HoustoniaBLUETS7
IxoraJUNGLEFLAME2
MitchellaMITCHELLA1
MitracarpusGIRDLEPOD1
MorindaMORINDA2
OldenlandiaOLDENLANDIA4
OldenlandiopsisOLDENLANDIOPSIS1
PaederiaSEWER VINE2
PentasPENTAS1
PentodonPENTODON1
PinckneyaPINCKNEYA1
PsychotriaWILD COFFEE4
RandiaINDIGOBERRY1
RichardiaMEXICAN CLOVER4
SarcocephalusGUINEA PEACH1
SherardiaSHERARDIA1
SpermacoceFALSE BUTTONWEED8
StrumpfiaSTRUMPFIA1