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Anacardiaceae

(Family)

Overview

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A Family in the Kingdom Plantae.

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Taxonomy

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The Family Anacardiaceae is a member of the Order Sapindales. Here is the complete "parentage" of Anacardiaceae:

The Family Anacardiaceae is further organized into finer groupings including:

Genera

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Abrahamia

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Acajuba

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Actinocheita

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Allospondias

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Amphipterygium

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Anacardia

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Anacardium

Anacardium is a genus of flowering plants in the family Anacardiaceae, native to tropical regions of the Americas. [more]

Anaphrenium

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Anasyllis

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Anauxanopetalum

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Androtium

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Antrocaryon

Antrocaryon micraster (also called Antrocaryon) is a species of plant in the Anacardiaceae family. It is found in Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Uganda. It is threatened by habitat loss. [more]

Apterokarpos

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Astronium

Astronium (syn. Myracrodruon ) is a genus of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. [more]

Attilaea

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Baronia

Baronia brevicornis, the Short-horned Baronia is a species of butterfly in the Papilionidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Baronia.[] It is endemic to Mexico. [more]

Blepharocarya

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Bonetiella

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Botryceras

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Bouea

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Buchanania

Buchanania is a genus of plant in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Calesiam

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Calesium

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Calsiama

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Cambessedea

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Campnospera

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Campnosperma

Campnosperma is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Campylopetalum

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Cardenasiodendron

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Cassuvium

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Catutsjeron

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Choerospondias

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Chrysomelon

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Comeurya

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Comocladia

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Coniogeton

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Cotinus

Smoketree or Smoke bush (Cotinus ) is a genus of two species of flowering plants in the family Anacardiaceae, closely related to the sumacs (Rhus). [more]

Cotynus

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Cyrtocarpa

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Cyrtospermum

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Cytheraea

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Daphnitis

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Dasycarya

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Dobinea

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Dracontomelon

Dracontomelon (Vietnamese:Chi S?u) is a genus of flowering plants in the family . [more]

Dracontomelum

Drepanospermum

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Drimycarpus

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Duckera

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Dupuisia

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Duvaua

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Emiliomarcelia

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Euleria

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Euroschinus

Euroschinus is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Evia

A Genus in the Kingdom Plantae. [more]

Evrardia

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Faguetia

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Fegimanra

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Festania

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Garugandra

Gluta

Gluta is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Glycycarpus

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Haberlia

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Hadestaphylum

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Haematostaphis

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Haplorhus

Haplorhus is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Haplospondias

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Harpephyllum

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Heeria

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Hitzera

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Holigarna

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Joncquetia

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Juliania

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Kokkia

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Koordersiodendron

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Lannea

Lannea is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Lanneoma

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Lanzana

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Laurophyllum

Laurophyllus

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Lentiscus

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Lithraea

Lithraea ( Lithrea Hook.) is a genus of flowering plants in the soapberry family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Lithrea

Lithraea ( Lithrea Hook.) is a genus of flowering plants in the soapberry family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Lobadium

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Loxopterygium

Loxopterygium is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Loxostylis

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Malosma

Malosma is a plant genus which contains only a single species, Malosma laurina, with the common names Laurel sumac and Lentisco (Spanish). Malosma laurina is found along the Southern California and Baja California Peninsula coasts of the Pacific Ocean. [more]

Manga

Manga (kanji: ; hiragana: ???; katakana: ???; About this sound  ; English /'m???g?/ or /'m??g?/) is the Japanese word for "comics/cartoons" and consists of comics and print cartoons (sometimes also called komikku ????). In the West, the term "manga" has been appropriated to refer specifically to comics created in Japan, or by Japanese authors, in the Japanese language and conforming to the style developed in Japan in the late 19th century. In their modern form, manga date from shortly after World War II,[citation needed] but they have a long, complex pre-history in earlier Japanese art. [more]

Mangifera

Mangifera is a genus of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. It contains approximately 69 species, with the most well-known being the Common Mango (Mangifera indica). The center of diversity is in subtropical and tropical southeast Asia, while the highest number of species occur in the Malay Peninsula, Borneo, and Sumatra. They are generally canopy trees in lowland rainforests, reaching a height of 30?40 m (98?130 ft). [more]

Mauria

Mauria is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Melanochyla

Melanochyla is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Melanococca

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Melanocommia

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Melanorrhea

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Melanorrhoea

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Metopium

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Micronychia

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Microstemon

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Monodynamus

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Mosquitoxylum

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Myracrodruon

Astronium ( Myracrodruon M.Allemão) is a plant genus in the family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Neostyphonia

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Nothopegia

Nothopegia is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Nothopegiopsis

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Nothoprotium

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Nothospondias

Nothospondias is a genus of in family Simaroubaceae. It contains the following species (but this list may be incomplete): [more]

Ochoterenaea

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Odina

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Oncocarpus

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Operculicarya

Operculicarya (also Operculicaria) is a plant of the family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Orthopterygium

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Ozoroa

Ozoroa is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Pachycormus

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Parishia

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Pegia

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Pentaspadon

Pentaspadon is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Phanrangia

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Philostemon

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Phlebochiton

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Phus

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Pistacia

Pistacia is a genus of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. It contains ten to twenty species that are native to Africa and Eurasia from the Canary Islands, whole Africa, and southern Europe, warm and semi-desert areas across Asia, and also North America from Mexico to warm and semi-desert United States, like Texas or California. [more]

Pistacioxylon

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Plectomirtha

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Pleiogynium

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Poupartia

Poupartia is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Poupartiopsis

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Protorhus

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Pseudosmodingium

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Pseudospondias

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Quebrachia

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Rhinocarpus

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Rhodosphaera

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Rhoeidium

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Rhus

Sumac ( or /'?u?m?k/; also spelled sumach) is any one of approximately 250 species of flowering plants in the genus Rhus and related genera, in the family Anacardiaceae. Sumacs grow in subtropical and temperate regions throughout the world, especially in Africa and North America. [more]

Rumphia

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Scassellatia

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Schinopsis

Schinopsis is a genus of South American trees in the family Anacardiaceae. The species within this genus inhabit different regions of the Gran Chaco ecoregion including parts of northern Argentina, Bolivia, and Paraguay. Their common name is quebracho, from Spanish quiebra-hacha, "axe-breaker", a recognition to the hardness of their wood. [more]

Schinus

Schinus is a genus of trees in the family Anacardiaceae comprising the pepper trees, most notably Schinus molle, the Peruvian pepper tree and Schinus terebinthifolius, the Brazilian pepper tree or Christmas berry. The latter is a serious invasive species in at least Florida and Hawaii, and the former locally so in southern California and parts of the Mediterranean region. In fact, the species has increased more than tenfold in southern Florida over the past decade--as can be seen by IFAS's SRFer Mapserver. Other species are Schinus latifolius and Schinus montanus growing in Chile and Argentina. [more]

Schmaltzia

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Schmalzia

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Sclerocarya

Sclerocarya is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Searsia

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Semecarpus

Semecarpus is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Shakua

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Smodingium

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Solenocarpus

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Sorindeia

Sorindeia is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Spondias

Spondias or Makok is a genus of of the family Anacardiaceae. The genus consists of 17 described species, 7 of which are native to the Neotropics and about 10 are native to tropical Asia. They are commonly named hog plums, Spanish plums and in some cases golden apples for their brightly-colored fruit which resemble an apple or large plum at a casual glance. They are only distantly related to apple and plum trees, however. A more unequivocal common name is mombins. [more]

Stagmaria

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Styphonia

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Swintonia

Swintonia is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. It contains the following species (but this list may be incomplete): [more]

Syndesmis

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Tapirira

Tapirira is a of flowering plants in the soapberry family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Terminthia

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Thyrsodium

Thyrsodium is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Toxicodendron

Toxicodendron a genus of flowering plants in the sumac family, Anacardiaceae. It contains woody trees, shrubs and vines, including poison ivy, poison oak, and the lacquer tree. All members of the genus produce the skin-irritating oil urushiol, which can cause a severe allergic reaction. The generic name is derived from the Greek words (toxikos), meaning "poison," and d??d??? (dendron), meaning "tree". [more]

Trichoscypha

Trichoscypha is a genus of in family Anacardiaceae. [more]

Veatchia

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Warmingia

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Wirtgenia

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At least 7 species and subspecies belong to the Genus Wirtgenia.

More info about the Genus Wirtgenia may be found here.

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Last Revised: August 26, 2014
2014/08/26 05:09:51