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Bonnetia roraimae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Bonnetiaceae
L.Beauvis. ex Nakai[1]

Bonnetiaceae is a family of flowering plants, consisting of 3 genera and 35 species.[2][3] The family is mostly found in the Neotropics, except the genus Ploiarium, which is also found in Malesia.


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  2. ^ Michael Allaby (29 March 2012). A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. Oxford University Press. p. 66. ISBN 0-19-960057-0. 
  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. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.261.3.1.