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Helicteres isora
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Helicteroideae

Helicteroideae is a subfamily of the Malvaceae family.[1][2] Some taxonomists place genera in Helicteroideae in distinct families Durionaceae and Helicteraceae.[3]


  1. ^ "Angiosperm Phylogeny Website - Malvales". Missouri Botanical Garden. 
  2. ^ "GRIN Taxonomy for Plants - Genera of Malvaceae subfam. Helicteroideae". United States Department of Agriculture. 
  3. ^ Heywood, V.H., Brummitt, R.K., Culham, A. & Seberg, O. 2007: Flowering Plant Families of the World. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.