Tetramelaceae

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Tetramelaceae
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Roots of a Tetrameles nudiflora tree along a gallery in Angkor Wat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Cucurbitales
Family: Tetramelaceae

The Tetramelaceae are a family of plant formerly classed in the Datiscaceae family. It contains two genera, Octomeles and Tetrameles, each with a single species.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christenhusz, M. J. M., and 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.