Author: Jan Scholten
English: Myrtle family.
Botany: hairs simple, one or 2 celled; terpenes.
Content: monoterpenes, eucalyptol; sesquiterpenes, caryophyllene, cadinene; phenylpropanoids; tannins.
Clades: Myrtales; Myrtidae; Malvanae; Angiospermae; Plants.
Myrtaceae is the main Family in Myrtales in the Apg3 classification. It gives the Order its name.
In the Plant theory it is treated in the same way and placed in Subphase 4.
Corymbieae is a Tribe in Myrtaceae.