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Published In: Genera Plantarum 242. 1789. (4 Aug 1789) (Gen. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/29/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Taxon Profile     (Last Modified On 10/22/2021)
Fl. Madagasc.: Vol. 83, Capparidaceae (1965) View in Botanicus
APG website treatment: Capparaceae
Notes: Alternate orthography: Capparidaceae. The family is sometimes included in Brassicaceae, and sometimes taken to include Cleomaceae, which is treated here separately.

Summary and Status Directory     (Last Modified On 10/22/2021)
Subordinate Taxon Data:

The data in this table are derived from the corresponding Genus and Species pages. The table provides a summary of the treatment presented in the published parts of the Flore de Madagascar et des Comores, together with a summary of the data presented here in the Madagascar Catalogue, which includes information on the number of species currently accepted, and an estimate of the number of undescribed species for the genera for which a recent taxonomic evaluation has been conducted. The number of accepted species is added to the estimate of undescribed species to provide an estimated total. Place cursor over headers marked [+] for further explanation of the column contents.

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Lifeform/Habit in Madagascar [+] Distribution [+] Flore de Madagascar Madagascar Catalogue Further taxonomic work Data capture complete
No. of species accepted [+] Native species endemism [+] No. of published species accepted [+] Native species endemism [+] Estimated undescribed species [+] Estimated total species [+] Native species endemism [+]
Boscia Sh;Tr Not Endemic to Region 3 (3;0;0) 100% 3 (3;0;0) 100% not yet evaluated not yet evaluated - not yet evaluated yes
Cadaba Sh;Tr Not Endemic to Region 1 (1;0;0) 100% 1 (1;0;0) 100% none 1 (1;0;0) 100% not cutrrently required yes
Capparis Sh;Vi Not Endemic to Region 3 (1;2;0) 33.3% 5 (2;3;0) 40% 1 (1;0;0) 6 (3;3;0) 50% required yes
Crateva Sh;Tr Not Endemic to Region 3 (3;0;0) 100% 5 (5;0;0) 100% none 5 (5;0;0) 100% required yes
Maerua Tr;Vi Not Endemic to Region 6 (5;1;0) 83.3% 5 (4;1;0) 80% none 5 (4;1;0) 80% not cutrrently required yes
Thilachium Sh;Tr Not Endemic to Region 8 (8;0;0) 100% 9 (9;0;0) 100% none 9 (9;0;0) 100% not cutrrently required yes
Capparaceae* Sh;Tr;Vi Not Endemic to Region 24 *(21;3;0) 87.5% 28 (24;4;0) 84.0% incomplete incomplete - required yes
*In Fl. Madagasc. Capparaceae was treated to include Cleome, now segregated as Cleomaceae, the total for the family given here do not include the numbers of species of Cleome.



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