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Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Colocasieae
Genera: AlocasiaAriopsisColocasiaLeucocasiaRemusatiaSteudneraVietnamocasia


Colocasieae Brongn., Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: 13. (1843). Validated by a reference to Colocasieae Endl., Gen. Pl.: 236. (1837).

Type genus: Colocasia Schott in H.W.Schott & S.L.Endlicher, Melet. Bot.: 18 (1832), nom. cons.

Note: Alocasia is isolated in this tribe and may be best placed in its own monotypic higher taxon (Cusimano et al., 2011).

Cusimano, N., Bogner, J., Mayo, S.J., Boyce, P.C., Wong, S.Y., Hesse, M., Hetterscheid, W.L.A., Keating, R.C. & French, J.C. 2011. Relationships within the Araceae: Comparison of morphological patterns with molecular phylogenies. American Journal of Botany 98(4): 654–668. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1000158 Reference page.
Lý, N.-S., Wong, S.Y., Haevermans, T., Nguyen, V.D. & Boyce, P.C. 2017. Vietnamocasia, a new genus from Central Vietnam belonging to the Alocasia-Colocasia clade (Araceae). Phytotaxa 303(3): 253–263. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.303.3.5 Reference page.

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latviešu: kolokāziju cilts

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