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Rudgea skutchii 1.jpg
Rudgea skutchii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Psychotrieae
Genus: Rudgea

Rudgea is a genus of plant in family Rubiaceae.

Species include:[citation needed]

The name was given by Richard Anthony Salisbury to honour Edward Rudge in 1806.[2]


  1. ^ International Organization for Plant Information (IOPI). "Plant Name Search Results" (HTML). International Plant Names Index. 
  2. ^  Woodward, Bernard Barham (1897). "Rudge, Edward". In Lee, Sidney. Dictionary of National Biography. 49. London: Smith, Elder & Co. citing: (Trans. of Linn. Soc. viii. 326) 

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