Bonnetiaceae is a family of flowering plants, consisting of 4 genera and 41 species.[2][3][4] The family is Neotropical, with the exception of the genus Ploiarium, which is found in Malesia. It is sister to the family Clusiaceae.

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Bonnetia roraimae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Bonnetiaceae
L.Beauvis. ex Nakai[1]


  1. ^ Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III". Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 161 (2): 105–121. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x.
  2. ^ Michael Allaby (29 March 2012). A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. Oxford University Press. p. 66. ISBN 978-0-19-960057-1.
  3. ^ Christenhusz, M. J. M. & Byng, J. W. (2016). "The number of known plants species in the world and its annual increase". Phytotaxa. 261 (3): 201–217. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.261.3.1.
  4. ^ "Bonnetiaceae L.Beauvis.ex Nakai | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 2020-02-02.