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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids II
Ordo: Myrtales

Familia: Penaeaceae
Genera: BrachysiphonEndonemaGlischrocollaOliniaPenaeaRhynchocalyxSalteraSonderothamnusStylapterus

Penaeaceae Sweet ex Guill. in Bory Dict. Class. Hist. Nat. 13: 171. (1828)

Type genus: Penaea L. Sp. Pl. 1: 111. (1753)


Oliniaceae Harv. & Sond. Fl. Cap. 2: ix. (1862)
Rhynchocalycaceae L.A.S.Johnson & B.G.Briggs Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 71(3): 732. (1985)


Sweet, R. 1828. Dictionnaire classique d'histoire naturelle 13: 171. BHL
Schönenberger, J. & Conti, E. 2003. Molecular phylogeny and floral evolution of Penaeaceae, Oliniaceae, Rhynchocalycaceae, and Alzateaceae (Myrtales). American Journal of Botany 90(2): 293–309. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.90.2.293 Full text PDF Reference page.
Schönenberger, J., Conti, E. & Rutschmann, F. 2007. Penaeaceae. In Flowering Plants· Eudicots (pp. 282–291). Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. PDF
Stevens, P.F. 2001 onwards. Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 14, July 2017 [and more or less continuously updated since]. Online. Reference page.

Vernacular names
українська: Пенеєві
中文: 管萼木科

The Penaeaceae are a family of evergreen, leathery-leaved shrubs and small trees, native to South Africa.[2] The family has 29 species in 9 genera.[3] The family Penaeaceae was expanded under the APG III system of classification with the inclusion of the genera Olinia (formerly in the monogeneric Oliniaceae) and the single species from the genus Rhynchocalyx (formerly in the monogeneric Rhynchocalycaceae).[1]

Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009), "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III", Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 161 (2): 105–121, doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x
Andrew Millington; Mark Blumler; Udo Schickhoff (2011-09-22). The SAGE Handbook of Biogeography. SAGE Publications. pp. 143–. ISBN 978-1-4462-5445-5. Retrieved 2013-08-07. "The Cape Floristic Region in South Africa is comparatively rich in endemic flowering-plant families. Five families of angiosperms (Penaeaceae, Roridulaceae, Geissolomataceae, Grubbiaceae, and Lanariaceae) are endemic to that region ..."
Stevens, P. F. (2001 onwards). Penaeaceae.. Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 12, July 2012 [and more or less continuously updated since]. Accessed online: 5 June 2013.

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