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Corokia virgata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Argophyllaceae

Argophyllaceae is a family of shrubs or small trees belonging to the order Asterales.[1] The family includes two genera Argophyllum and Corokia.[1] Members of the family are native to eastern Australia, New Zealand, Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia, and Rapa Iti.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Kårehed, J (2007). "Argophyllaceae". In Kubitzki, K.; Jeffrey, C.; Kadereit, Joachim W. The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants: Flowering Plants - Eudicots: Asterales. Springer-Verlag New York, LLC. ISBN 978-3-540-31050-1.