Malvaceae Info:
Index to Genera

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The list of genera was initially taken from Watson & Dallwitz [1], but now both the list of genera amd the division into subfamilial taxa follows Kubitzki & Bayer [2] with some modifications and the addition of fossil taxa. (Note that Malveae+Hibisceae+Gossypieae+Malvoideae incertae sedis roughtly corresponds to the "traditional" circumscription of Malvaceae.)

by clade

by name


intergeneric hybrids

fossil genera

pollen genera

other form genera


  1. Watson & Dallwitz, The Families of Flowering Plants
  2. Kubitzki. K. & Bayer, Clemens, Malvaceae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants V

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