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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Cinchonoideae
Tribus: Guettardeae
Genus: Dichilanthe
Species: D. borneensis – D. zeylanica

Dichilanthe Thwaites, Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 8: 269. (1856)

Type species: Dichilanthe zeylanica Thwaites, Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 8: 270. (1856)


Thwaites, G.H.K. 1856. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany 8: 269.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Dichilanthe in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 Mar. 5. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Dichilanthe. Published online. Accessed: Mar. 5 2019. 2019. Dichilanthe. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 Mar. 5.

Dichilanthe is a genus of flowering plants in the family Rubiaceae.[1] The genus is found in Borneo and Sri Lanka.[2]

Dichilanthe borneensis Baill. - west-central Borneo
Dichilanthe zeylanica Thwaites - southwestern Sri Lanka


Dichilanthe, an unusual Asiatic Rubiaceae with “Lonicera flowers” and “dipterocarp fruits”. C. Puff, R. Buchner and A. Igersheim, Nordic Journal of Botany, 06/2008, 16(2), pages 145-164, doi:10.1111/j.1756-1051.1996.tb00954.x
"Dichilanthe in the World Checklist of Rubiaceae". Retrieved June 2014.

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