Author: Jan Scholten
Synonyms: Quintiniaceae; Sphenostemonaceae.
Botany: 3 genera: Paracryphia, Quintinia, Sphenostemon.
Paracryphiaceae is placed in its own Order Paracryphiales in the Apg3 classification. It is a close neighbour of the Dipsacales.
There is no information in homeopathy about this family. It is placed tentatively in Subphase 7 of the Dipsacales.