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Alstonia venenata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Rauvolfioideae

Rauvolfioideae is a subfamily of the flowering plant family Apocynaceae (order Gentianales).[2] Many species are woody lianas, others are shrubs or perennial herbs.

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  1. ^ Endress, M. E.; Stevens, W. D. (2001). "The Renaissance of the Apocynaceae s.l.: Recent Advances in Systematics, Phylogeny, and Evolution [Introduction]". Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. 88 (4): 517–522. doi:10.2307/3298631.
  2. ^ Simões, A. O.; Livshultz, T.; Conti, E.; Endress, M. E. (2007). "Phylogeny and systematics of the Rauvolfioideae (Apocynaceae) based on molecular and morphological evidence". Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. 94 (2): 268–297. doi:10.3417/0026-6493(2007)94[268:PASOTR]2.0.CO;2.

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