VASCULAR PLANT FAMILIES and GENERA

List of Genera in LECYTHIDACEAE

B = Barringtonioideae, F = Foetidioideae, L = Lecythidoideae, N = Napoleonaeoideae, S = Scytopetaloideae.

Bold, accepted name; italics, synonym.

Abdulmajidia Whitmore - B
Allantoma Miers
Amphoricarpus Miers = Cariniana Casaretto
Asteranthos Desfontaines
Asteranthus Sprengel = Asteranthos Desfontaines - S
Barringtonia J. R. Forster & G. Forster - B
Barthollesia Silva Manso = Bertholletia Humboldt & Bonpland
Belvisia Desvaux = Napoleonaea P. Beauvois - N
Bergena Adanson = Lecythis Loefling - L
Bertholletia Humboldt & Bonpland
Brazzeia Baillon
Careya Roxburgh
Cariniana Casaretto
Cercophora Miers = Lecythis Loefling - L
Chydenanthus Miers
Chytroma Miers = Lecythis Loefling - L
Combretodendron A. Chevalier = Petersianthus Merrill - B
Corythophora R.Knuth
Couratari Aublet
Couroupita Aublet
Crateranthus Baker f. - S
Curatari J. F. Gmelin = Couratari Aublet
Curataria Sprengel = Couratari Aublet
Erythropyxis Engler = Erytropyxis Pierre = Brazzeia Baillon
Eschweilera de Candolle
Foetidia Lamarck - F
Goeldinia Huber = Allantoma Miers
Grias L.
Gustavia L.
Holopyxidium Ducke = Lecythis Loefling - L
Japarandiba Adanson = Gustavia L. - L
Jugastrum Miers = Eschweilera de Candolle
Lecythis Loefling - L
Lecythopsis Schrank = Couratari Aublet
Napoleona P. Beauvois = Napoleonaea P. Beauvois - N
Napoleonaea P. Beauvois - N
Neohuberia Ledoux = Eschweilera de Candolle - L
Oubanguia Baillon - S
Pachylecythis Ledoux = Lecythis Loefling - L
Perigaria Span. = Gustavia L.
Petersia Bentham & J. D. Hooker = Petersianthus Merrill - L
Petersianthus Merrill
Pierrina Engler
Pirigara Aublet = Gustavia L. - L
Planchonia Blume - B
Pontopidana Scopoli = Couroupita Aublet - L
Pseudobrazzeia Engler = Brazzeia Baillon
Rhaptopetalum Oliver - S
Sapucaya R. Knuth = Lecythis Loefling - L
Scytopetalum Engler - S
Strailia T.Durand = Lecythis Loefling - L
Teichmeyeria Scopoli = Gustavia L. - L

Information compiled from Prance and Mori (2004), Appel (2004), and Prance (2004).