Author: Jan Scholten
Botany: 7 genera; 25 species; evergreen; leathery-leaved; shrubs, small trees; South Africa.
Penaeaceae is a closely related clade to Oliniaceae, Rhynchocalycaceae, Alzateaceae and Crypteroniaceae. It is one monophyletic clade in the Apg3 classification.
Alzateaceae: Alzatea verticillata; tree; Central America.
Crypteroniaceae: Axinandra, Crypteronia, Dactylocladus; trees; 10 species; Indomalaya.
Oliniaceae: Olinia; small trees; Africa.
Penaeaceae: Brachysiphon, Endonema, Glischrocolla, Olinia, Saltera, Sonderothamnus, Stylapterus.
Rhynchocalycaceae: Rhynchocalyx lawsonioides; South Africa.
In the Plant theory they are treated as one family and placed tentatively in Subphase 7. There is no knowledge about these remedies in homeopathy.
They feel that they can lose their place in the system, or that it can collapse as a whole; they feel that they will be rejected if they are not special.