Spermatophyta: Dicotyledonae: Archichlamydeae:


Description of the family

Britain: 31 genera and 195 taxa.

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Agrostemma L.
Arenaria L.
Cerastium L.
Corrigiola L.
Cucubalus L.
Dianthus L.
Gypsophila L.
Herniaria L.
Holosteum L.
Honckenya Ehrh.
Illecebrum L.
Lepyrodiclis Fenzl
Loeflingia L.
Lychnis L.
Minuartia L.
Moehringia L.
Moenchia Ehrh.
Myosoton Moench
Paronychia Mill.
Petrocoptis A. Braun ex Endl.
Petrorhagia (Ser. ex DC.) Link
Polycarpon L.
Sagina L.
Saponaria L.
Scleranthus L.
Silene L.
Spergula L.
Spergularia (Pers.) J. & C. Presl
Stellaria L.
Vaccaria Wolf
Velezia L.

Other sources of information about Caryophyllaceae:

External websites:

GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Caryophyllaceae
Google: Web - Images - Scholar

Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-24

Hyde, M.A. (2024). UK Flora: Family page: Caryophyllaceae.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/family.php?family_id=61, retrieved 27 May 2024

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