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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Magnoliids
Ordo: Magnoliales

Familia: Myristicaceae
Genus: Mauloutchia
Species: M. annickiae – M. capuronii – M. chapelieri – M. coriacea – M. echinocarpa – M. heckelii – M. humblotii – M. parvifolia – M. sambiranensis

Mauloutchia Warb. Ber. Deutsch. Bot. Ges. 13(Suppl.): 83. (1896)

Type species: Mauloutchia chapelieri (Baill.) Warb. Ber. Deutsch. Bot. Ges. 13(Suppl.): 83. (1896)


Warburg, O. 1836. Berichte der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft 13(Suppl.): 83.
African Plants Database (version 3.4.0). Mauloutchia. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève and South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
International Plant Names Index. 2016. Mauloutchia. Published online. Accessed: Aug. 30 2016.
Sauquet, H. 2004. Systematic revision of Myristicaceae (Magnoliales) in Madagascar, with four new species of Mauloutchia. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 146(3): 351-368. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8339.2004.00343.x Reference page.
Schatz, G.E., Lowry, P.P. & Phillipson, P.B. 2016. Mauloutchia in Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar Online

Mauloutchia is a genus of trees endemic to the lowland eastern and northern rain forests of Madagascar. They can be distinguished by their non-monocyclic androecium with anthers basifixed and borne on short filaments.[1]

According to the most recent revision of the genus[1] there are ten accepted species:

Mauloutchia annickiae Sauquet
Mauloutchia capuronii Sauquet
Mauloutchia chapelieri (Baill.) Warb.
Mauloutchia coriacea Capuron
Mauloutchia echinocarpa Capuron ex Sauquet
Mauloutchia heckelii Capuron
Mauloutchia humboltii (H. Perrier) Capuron
Mauloutchia parvifolia Capuron
Mauloutchia rarabe (H. Perrier) Capuron
Mauloutchia sambiranensis (Capuron) Sauquet


Sauquet, Hervé (2004). "Systematic revision of Myristicaceae (Magnoliales) in Madagascar, with four new species of Mauloutchia". Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 146 (3): 351–368. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2004.00343.x. ISSN 1095-8339.

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