Author: Jan Scholten
Barbeyaceae: 1 genus and 1 species: Barbeya oleoides; small tree; Somalia, Ethiopia, Arabian; dry, evergreen, Afromontane forests and lower-elevation evergreen bush land; flowers small, unisexual, without petals.
Dirachmaceae: 1 genus, Dirachma; 2 species; flowers bisexual, large petals.
In the Apg3 classification Barbeyaceae and Dirachmaceae are close relatives in the Order Rosales.
In the Plant theory Barbeyaceae and Dirachmaceae are tentatively placed in Subphase 3.
Barbeyaceae and Dirachmaceae are unknown in homeopathy.
They have many doubts in relationship; they are pleasing to others but get confused about their own status and position.