Dendrobangia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Metteniusaceae.[2][3] It was formerly placed in the family Cardiopteridaceae. It was described as a genus in 1896.[4][5][6][7][8]

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Metteniusales
Family: Metteniusaceae
Genus: Dendrobangia
  • Clavapetalum Pulle
  • Asterolepidion Ducke

Dendrobangia is native to South America and Costa Rica.[1]

  1. Dendrobangia boliviana Rusby - Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil
  2. Dendrobangia multinervia Ducke - Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, NW Brazil


  1. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2016). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG IV". Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 181 (1): 1–20. doi:10.1111/boj.12385.
  3. ^ Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards). "Metteniusaceae". Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Retrieved 2016-06-09.
  4. ^ Rusby, Henry Hurd. 1896. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 6(1): 19-20 in English
  5. ^ Tropicos, Dendrobangia Rusby
  6. ^ de Roon, A. C. 1994. 112. Icacinaceae. 16: 82–109. In A. R. A. Görts-van Rijn (ed.) Flora of the Guianas. Series A, Phanerogams. Koeltz Scientific Books, Königstein
  7. ^ duno de stefano. 2007. Tratamiento taxonomico del genero Dendrobangia Rusby (Cardiopteridaceae o Icacinaceae). Candollea 62(1): 91–103
  8. ^ Howard, R. A. 1976 [1977]. Flora of Panama, Part VI. Family 106. Icacinaceae. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 63(3): 399–417

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