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Caldcluvia paniculata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Oxalidales
Family: Cunoniaceae
Genus: Caldcluvia
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Caldcluvia is a genus of flowering plants containing about 11 species.[1]


Caldcluvia was named after Scottish botanist Alexander Caldcleugh, who travelled to South America between 1819–1825, he collected plants for Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in England.[citation needed]


Caldcluvia has been regarded as containing only one species, Caldcluvia paniculata, with other species placed in Ackama, Opocunonia and Spiraeopsis.[2][3] As of March 2016, The Plant List accepted 11 species:[1]


  1. ^ a b "Search results for Cladcluvia", The Plant List, retrieved 2016-03-01
  2. ^ Hopkins, H.C.F. & Hoogland, R.D. (2002), "Cunoniaceae", in Noteboom, H.P. (ed.), Flora Malesiana, 16, Leiden: Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, p. 53‑165
  3. ^ Bradford, J.C.; Hopkins, H.C.F. & Barnes, R.W. (2004), "Cunoniaceae", in Kubitzki, K. (ed.), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants: Volume VI, Flowering plants, Dicotyledons: Celastrales, Oxalidales, Rosales, Cornales., Heidelberg: Springer, pp. 91–111