Author: Jan Scholten
Genera: Bourreria, Cortesia, Ehretia, Halgania, Ixorhea, Lepidocordia, Menais, Patagonula, Rochefortia, Rotula, Tiquilia.
Ehretioideae is treated as a Subfamily of Boraginaceae.
In the Plant theory Ehretiaceae is treated as a family in Boraginales. It is placed in Subphase 6.