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Dyera costulata.jpg
Dyera costulata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Rauvolfioideae
Tribe: Alstonieae
Genus: Dyera

Dyera is a genus of tropical trees up to 80 m in height. They are in family Apocynaceae, native to southeast Asia. It was first described as a genus in 1882, by Joseph Dalton Hooker.[1][2][3][4][5]


Plants of the World Online recognises the following species:[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Dyera Hook.f." Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 2020-02-20.
  2. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  3. ^ Middleton, D.J. (2003). A Revision of Dyera (Apocynaceae: Rauvolfioideae). Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 55: 209-218.
  4. ^ Pooma, R. (ed.) (2005). A preliminary check-list of threatened plants in Thailand: 1-193. National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  5. ^ Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae). Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Dyera at Wikimedia Commons