VASCULAR PLANT FAMILIES and GENERA

List of Genera in ERICACEAE

Arb = Arbutoideae; Eri-eri = Ericoideae-Ericeae; Harr = Harrimanelloideae; Mono = Monotropoideae; Pyr = Pyroloideae; Sty-cos = Styphelioideae-Cosmelieae; Sty-epa = Styphelioideae-Epacrideae; Sty-rich = Styphelioideae-Richeeae; Sty-sty = Styphelioideae-Styphelieae; Vacc = Vaccinioideae.

Acrostemon Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Acrothamnus Quinn - Sty-sty
Acrotriche R. Brown - Sty-sty
Agapetes G. Don - Vacc
Agarista G. Don - VaccBR> Agauria (Candolle) J. D. Hooker = Agarista G. Don - Vacc
Agiortia Quinn - Sty-sty
Allotropa Torrey & A. Gray - Mono
Amelia Alefeld = Pyrola L. - Pyr
Ampelothamnus Small = Pieris D. Don - Vacc
Andersonia R. Brown - Sty-Cos
Andresia Sleumer = Cheilotheca Bentham & J. D. Hooker - Mono
Andromeda L. - Vacc
Aniserica N. E. Brown = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Androstoma J. D. Hooker - Sty-sty
Anomalanthus Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Anthopteropsis A. C. Smith
Anthopterus Hooker
Arachnocalyx Compton = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Arbutus L. - Arb
Archeria J. D. Hooker
Arcterica Coville = Pieris D. Don - Vacc
Arctostaphylos Adanson - Arb
Arctous - Arb
Astroloma R. Brown = Styphelia Smith - Sty-sty
Azalea L. = Rhododendron L. - Ericoideae
Befaria L. = Bejaria L. - Ericoideae
Bejaria L. - Ericoideae
Blaeria L. = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Botryostege Stapf = Elliottia Elliott - Ericoideae
Brachyloma Sonder - Sty-sty
Braxilia Rafinesque = Pyrola L. - Pyr
Brossaea L. = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Brossea Kuntze = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Bruckenthalia Reichenbach - Ericoideae
Bryanthus J. G. Gmelin - Ericoideae
Budawangia I. R. Telford = Epacris Cavanilles - Sty-epa
Calluna Salisbury - Ericoideae
Calopteryx A. C. Smith - Vacc
Cassandra D. Don = Chamaedaphne Moench - Vacc
Cassiope D. Don - Cassiopoideae
Cavendishia Lindley - Vacc
Ceratiola Michaux
Ceratostema Jussieu - Vacc
Chamaedaphne Moench - Vacc
Chilotheca Post & Kuntze = Cheilotheca Bentham & J. D. Hooker - Mono
Chimaphila Pursh - Pyr
Chiogenes Torrey = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Choristemon H. B. Will.
Cladothamnus Bong. = Elliottia Elliott - Ericoideae
Coccosperma Klotzsch
Codonostigma Bentham
Coilostigma Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Coleanthera Stschglegew = Styphelia Smith - Sty-sty
Comarostaphylis Zuccarini - Arb
Conostephium Bentham - Sty-sty
Corallobotrys J. D. Hooker = Agapetes G. Don
Corema D. Don
Cosmelia R. Brown - Sty-Cos
Costera J. J. Smith
Craibiodendron W. W. Smith
Croninia J. M. Powell = Styphelia Smith - Sty-sty
Cryptophila W. Wolf = Monotropsis Elliott - Mono
Cyathodes Labillardière
Cyathopsis Brongniart & Gris - Sty-sty
Daboecia D. Don
Decamerium Nuttall = Gaylussacia Kunth
Decatoca F. Mueller
Demosthenesia A.C. Smith
Desmogyne King & Prain = Agapetes G. Don - Vacc
Desmothamnus Small = Lyonia Nuttall
Dielsiodoxa Albrecht - Sty-sty
Didonica Luteyn & Wilbur - Vacc
Dimorphanthera (Drude) J. J. Smith - Vacc
Diogenesia Sleumer - Vacc
Diplarche J. D. Hooker & Thomson - Ericoideae
Diplycosia Blume = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Disterigma (Klotzsch) Niedenzu - Vacc
Dracophyllum Labillardière - Sty-rich
Eleutherostemon Herzog = Diogenesia Sleumer - Vacc
Elliottia Elliott - Ericoideae
Empedoclesia Sleumer = Orthaea Klotzsch - Vacc
Empetrum L. - Ericoideae
Englerodoxa Hoerold = Ceratostema Jussieu - Vacc
Enkianthus Loureiro
Epacris Cavanilles - Sty-epa
Epigaea L. - Ericoideae
Eremia D. Don = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Eremiella Compton = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Eremiopsis N. E. Brown = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Eremotropa Andres = Monotropastrum Andres
Erica L. - Eri-eri
Ericinella Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Erxlebenia Rydberg = Pyrola L. - Pyr
Eubotrys Nuttall = Leucothoë D. Don - Vacc
Eurygania Klotzsch = Thibaudia Ruiz & Pavón - Vacc
Findlaya J. D. Hooker = Orthaea Klotzsch - Vacc
X Gaulnettya Marchant = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Gaultheria L. - Vacc
X Gaulthettya Camp = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Gaylussacia Kunth - Vacc
Gonocalyx Planchon & Linden - Vacc
Grisebachia Klotzsch - Vacc
Harrimanella Coville - Harr
Hemitomes A. Gray - Mono
Hexastemon Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Hornemannia Vahl = Symphysia C. Presl
Hypopithis Rafinesque = Hypopitys Hill - Mono
Hypopithys Scopoli = Hypopitys Hill - Mono
Hypopitys Hill - Mono
Kalmia L. - Ericoideae
Kalmiella Small = Kalmia L. - Ericoideae
Kalmiopsis Rehder - Ericoideae
X Kalmiothamnus Starling - Ericoideae
Killipiella A. C. Smith = Disterigma (Klotzsch) Niedenzu - Vacc
Lagenocarpus Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Lateropora A. C. Smith
Lebetanthus Endl. - Styphelioideae-Prionoteae
Ledothamnus Meisn.
Ledum L. = Rhododendron L. - Ericoideae
Leiophyllum (Persoon) R. Hedw. = Kalmia L. - Ericoideae
Leptecophylla C. M. Weiller - Sty-sty
Lepterica N. E. Brown
Leucopogon R. Brown - Sty-sty
Leucothoë D. Don - Vacc
Lissanthe R. Brown - Sty-sty
Loiseleuria Desvaux = Kalmia L. - Ericoideae
Lyonia Nuttall - Vacc
Lysiclesia A. C. Smith = Orthaea Klotzsch - Vacc
Lysinema R. Brown - Sty-epa
Macleania Hooker - Vacc
Malea Lundell = Vaccinium L. - Vacc
Melichrus R. Brown - Sty-sty
Menziesia Smith = Rhododendron L. - Ericoideae
Mischopleura Ridley
Mitrastylus Alm & T. C. E. Fries = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Moneses Gray - Pyr
Monotoca R. Brown - Sty-sty
Monotropa L. - Mono
Monotropanthum Andres = Monotropastrum Andres - Mono
Monotropastrum Andres - Mono
Monotropion Saint-Lager = Monotropa L. - Mono
Monotropsis Elliott - Mono
Montitega C. M. Weiller - Sty-sty
Mycerinus A. C. Smith - Vacc
Nagelocarpus Bullock = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Needhamia R. Brown = Needhamiella L. Watson - Styphelioideae-Oligarrheneae
Needhamiella L. Watson - Styphelioideae-Oligarrheneae
Neojunghuhnia Koord. = Agapetes G. Don - Vacc
Neopieris Britton = Lyonia Nuttall
Newberrya Torrey = Hemitomes A. Gray - Mono
Notopora J. D. Hooker - Vacc
Nuihonia Dop = Craibiodendron W. W. Smith - Vacc
Oligarrhena R. Brown - Styphelioideae-Oligarrheneae
Oreanthes Bentham - Vacc
Oreocallis Small = Leucothoë D. Don - Vacc
Ornithostaphylos Small - Arbutoideae
Orphanidesia Boissier & Balansa = Epigaea L. - Ericoideae
Orthaea Klotzsch - Vacc
Orthilia Rafinesque - Pyr
Oxycoccus Hill = Vaccinium L. - Vacc
Oxydendrum Candolle - Vacc
Paphia Seem. - Vacc
Pellegrinia Sleumer - Vacc
Pentachondra R. Brown - Sty-sty
Pentapera Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Pentapterygium Klotzsch = Agapetes G. Don - Vacc
Periclesia A. C. Smith = Ceratostema Jussieu
Pernettya Gaudichaud = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Pernettyopsis King & Gamble = Gaultheria L. - Vacce
Philippia Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Phyllodoce Salisbury
X Phyllothamnus C. K. Schneider = Phyllodoce Salisbury X Rhodothamnus Reichenbach - Ericoideae
Pieris D. Don - Vacc
Pityopus Small - Mono
Planocarpa C. M. Weiller - Sty-sty
Platycalyx N. E. Brown
Pleuricospora A. Gray - Mono
Plutarchia A. C. Smith
Polyboea Klotzsch = Cavendishia Lindley
Polyclita A.C. Smith
Prionotes R. Brown - Styphelioideae-Prionoteae
Proclesia Klotzsch = Cavendishia Lindley
Psammisia Klotzsch
Pseudogonocalyx Bisse & Berazain
Pterospora Nuttall - Mono
Pterosporopsis Kellogg = Sarcodes Torrey - Mono
Pyrola L. - Pyr
Ramischia Garcke = Orthilia Rafinesque - Pyr
Rhododendron L. - Ericoideae
Rhodothamnus Reichenbach - Ericoideae
Richea R. Brown - Sty-rich
Rigiolepis J. D. Hooker = Agapetes G. Don - Vacc
Rupicola Maiden & Betche = Epacris Cavanilles - Sty-epa
Rusbya Britton - Vacc
Salaxis Salisbury = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Sarcodes Torrey - Mono
Satyria Klotzsch - Vacc
Schizococcus Eastw. = Arctostaphylos L. - Arbutoideae
Schweinitzia Nuttall = Monotropsis Elliott - Mono
Scyphogyne Decaisne
Semiramisia Klotzsch - Vacc
Simocheilus Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Siphonandra Klotzsch
Siphonostema Grisebach = Ceratostema Jussieu
Socratesia Klotzsch = Cavendishia Lindley
Sophoclesia Klotzsch = Sphyrospermum Poeppig & Endlicher - Vacc
Sphenotoma Sweet
Sphyrospermum Poeppig & Endlicher - Vacc
Sprengelia Smith
Stenanthera R. Brown - Sty-sty
Stokoeanthus E. G. H. Oliver = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Styphelia Smith - Sty-sty
Symphysia C. Presl - Vacc
Sympieza Roem. & Schult.
Syndesmanthus Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Tepuia Camp = Gaultheria L. - Vacc
Thamnus Klotzsch = Erica L. - Eri-eri
Thelaia Alefeld = Pyrola L. - Pyr
Themistoclesia Klotzsch - Vacc
Therorhodion (Maximowicz) Small - Eri
Thibaudia Ruiz & Pavón
Thoracosperma Klotzsch
Tripetaleia Siebold & Zuccarini = Elliotia Elliot - Eri
Trochocarpa R. Brown
Tsusiophyllum Maximowicz = Rhododendron L. - Ericoideae
Utleya Wilbur & Luteyn - Vacc
Vacciniopsis Rusby = Disterigma (Klotzsch) Niedenzu - Vacc
Vaccinium L. - Vacc

Wirtgenis Andres = Cheilotheca Bentham & J. D. Hooker - Mono
Woollsia F. Mueller

Xolisma Rafinesque = Lyonia Nuttall - Vacc
Xylococcus Nuttall = Arctostaphylos L. - Arb

Zenobia D. Don< - VaccBR>

Synonymy follows Stevens et al. (2004), Merckx et al. (2013a: mycoheterotrophic taxa) - but currently incomplete.