Author:
Jan Scholten
Book:
Type:
Chapter:
3-644.33.00

English: Violets and Pansies.
French: Violacees.
DD: Beryllium, Boron, Nitrogen, Natrium, Magnesium, Aluminium, Chlorine, Phosphorus, Sulphur, Bromine, Iron series.
Botany: 21 genera; ± 800; parietal placentation.
Content: cyclopentoid cyanogenic glucosides.
Goupiaceae: 1 genus, Goupia; neotropical.

Taxonomy
Older classifications such as the Cronquist system placed Violaceae in an order named after it, the Violales. However, newer classifications such as that of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group locate it in the Malpighiales.

<