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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Alismatales

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Thomsonieae
Genera: Amorphophallus
Name

Thomsonieae Blume

monotypic taxon

References

Grob, G.B.J. Gravendeel, B., Eurlings, M.C.M. & Hetterscheid, W.L.A. 2002. Phylogeny of the tribe Thomsonieae (Araceae) based on chloroplast matK and trnL intron sequences. Systematic Botany 27(3): 453–467. DOI: 10.1043/0363-6445-27.3.453 [nonfunctional] Broken access. JSTOR Hybrid open access journal. ResearchGate Open access. Reference page. [Provides evidence that these genera can be merged into Amorphophallus s.l.]

Thomsonieae is a tribe of plants in the arum family.[1]
Taxonomy

Thomsonieae is now monotypic, having originally contained two genera:[1] [2]

Amorphophallus Blume ex Decne. synonym: Pseudodracontium N. E. Br.

References

Mayo, Simon; Bogner, Justin; Boyce, Peter (January 1997). The Genera of Araceae. Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. ISBN 1 900347 22 9.
Grob, G.B.J. (2002). "Phylogeny of the Tribe Thomsonieae (Araceae) Based on Chloroplast matK and trnL Intron Sequences". Systematic Botany. 27 (3): 453–467. doi:10.1043/0363-6445-27.3.453.

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