Author: Jan Scholten
Clades: Saxifragales; Saxifragidae; Malvanae; Angiospermae; Plants.
Genera: Daphniphyllum: 28 species.
Region: mainly east and southeast Asia, Indian Subcontinent and New Guinea.
Botany: evergreen shrubs and trees; dioecious
Daphniphyllaceae is a Family in Saxifragales. In the past Daphniphyllaceae was placed in the family Euphorbiaceae. Daphniphyllaceae is close to or included in Hamamelidaceae.