Macarthuriaceae

Macarthuriaceae

Synonymy

Macarthuriaceae Christenh. in Phytotaxa 181(4): 240. 2014 sec. Christenhusz & al. (2014)

Introduction

A monogeneric family restricted to Australia. Macarthuria has been shown to be sister to all core Caryophyllales (Brockington & al. 2011; Christin & al. 2011) and a separate family Macarthuriaceae was proposed (Christenhusz & al. 2014).