VASCULAR PLANT FAMILIES and GENERA

List of Genera in GESNERIACEAE

Acanthonema J. D. Hooker = Streptocarpus Lindley
Achimenes P. Browne = Columnea L.
Achimenes Persoon
Aeschynanthus Jack
Agalmyla Blume
Aikinia R. Brown = Epithema Blume
Alagophyla Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Allocheilos W. T. Wang
Alloplectus Martius
Allostigma W. T. Wang
Almana Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Alsobia Hanst. = Episcia Martius
Ancylostemon Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Anetanthus Bentham
Anisoplectus Oerst. = Drymonia Martius
Anna Pellegrin
Anodiscus Bentham
Antonia R. Brown = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Aponoa Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Arctocalyx Fenzl = Solenophora Bentham
Asteranthera Hanst.

Babactes Meisner = Henckelia Sprengel
Basileophyta F. Mueller = Fieldia A. Cunn.
Beccarinda Kuntze
Bellonia L.
Besleria L.
Biglandularia Seem. = Sinningia Nees
Bilabium Miquel = Liebigia Endlicher
Boea Lamarck
Boeica C. B. Clarke
Boeicopsis H. W. Li = Boeica C. B. Clarke
Bournea Oliver = Oreocharis Bentham
Brachiostemon Handel-Mazzetti = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Brachyloma Hanst. = Kohleria Regel
Briggsia Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Briggsiopsis K. Y. Pan
Bucinella Wiehler = Columnea L.
Bucinellina Wiehler = Columnea L.
Buxiphyllum W. T. Wang & C. Z. Gao = Paraboea Ridley

Calanthus Hanst. = Drymonia Martius
Calcareoboea H. W. Li = Petrocodon Hance
Caloplectus Oerst. = Drymonia Martius
Calosacme Wallich = Henckelia Sprengel
Calycostemma Hanst. = Kohleria Regel
Campanea Decaisne = Capanea Decaisne
Capanea Decaisne
Carolofritschia Engler = Acanthonema J. D. Hooker
Cathayanthe Chun
Centrosolenia Bentham = Episcia Martius
Ceratoscyphus Chun = Henckelia Sprengel
Chaixia Lapeyrouse = Ramonda Rich.
Championia Gardner
Cheilosandra Lindley = Rhynchotechum Blume
Chiliandra Griffiths = Rhynchotechum Blume
Chirita D. Don = Henckelia Sprengel
Chiritopsis W. T. Wang = Primulina Hance
Chlamydoboea Stapf = Paraboea (C. B. Clarke) Ridley
Christopheria J. F. Smith & J. L. Clark
Chrysothemis Decaisne
Cobananthus Wiehler = Alloplectus Martius
Coccanthera K.Koch & Hanst. = Codonanthe (Martius) Hanst.
Codonanthe (Martius) Hanst.
Codonanthopsis Mansf.
Codonoboea Ridley
Collandra Lem. = Columnea L.
Colpogyne B. L. Burtt = Streptocarpus Lindley
Columnea L.
Conandron Siebold & Zuccarini
Conradia Martius = Gesneria L.
Coptocheile Hoffmannsegg
Corallodiscus Batalin
Coronanthera C. B.Clarke
Corysanthera Endl. = Rhynchotechum Blume
Corytholoma (Bentham) Decaisne = Sinningia Nees
Corytoplectus Oerst.
Crantzia Scopoli = Alloplectus Martius
Cremosperma Bentham
Cryptoloma Hanst. = Kohleria Regel
Cyananthus Griff. = Stauranthera Bentham
Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Cyrtandroidea F.Br. = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Cyrtandropsis Candolle = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Cyrtanthemum Oerst. = Besleria L.
Cyrtodeira Hanst. = Episcia Martius

Dalbergaria Tussac = Columnea L.
Damrongia Kerr ex Craib
Dasydesmus Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Dayaoshania W. T. Wang = Oreocharis Bentham
Deinocheilos W. T. Wang = Oreocharis Bentham
Deltocheilos W. T. Wang = Primulina Hance
Depanthus S.Moore
Diastema Bentham
Diastemella Oerst. = Diastema Bentham
Dichiloboea Stapf = Trisepalum C. B. Clarke
Dichrotrichum de Vriese = Agalmyla Blume
Dicyrta Regel = Achimenes Persoon
Didissandra C. B. Clarke
Didymocarpus Wallich
Didymostigma W. T. Wang
Diplolegnon Rusby = Corytoplectus Oerst.
Dircaea Decaisne = Sinningia Nees
Dolichodiera Hanst. = Sinningia Nees
Dolicholoma D. Fang & W. T. Wang = Petrocodon Hance
Dorcoceras Bunge = Boea Lamarck
Drymonia Martius

Ellobum Blume = Didissandra C. B. Clarke
Episcia Martius
Epithema Blume
Eriphia P. Browne = Besleria L.
Erythranthus Hanst. = Drymonia Martius
Eucodonia Hanst.
Eucolum Salisbury = Gloxinia L'Heritier
Eumolpe Jacques & Herincq = Achimenes Persoon
Eusynetra Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Euthamnus Schlechter = Aeschynanthus Jack

Fiebrigia Fritsch = Gloxinia L'Heritier
Fieldia A.Cunn.
Fimbrolina Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Fritschiantha Kuntze = Gloxinia L'Heritier

Gasteranthopsis Oerst. = Besleria L.
Gasteranthus Bentham
Gesnera Martius = Sinningia Nees
Gesneria L.
Giesleria Regel = Kohleria Regel
Glossanthus Bentham = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Glossoloma Hanst. = Alloplectus Martius
X Gloxinera Weathers = Sinningia Nees
Gloxinia L'Her.
Glycanthes Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Gonatostemon Regel = Henckelia Sprengel
Goyazia Taub.
Guthnickia Regel = Achimenes Persoon
Gyrocheilos W. T. Wang
Gyrogyne W. T. Wang

Haberlea Friv.
Halphophyllum Mansf. = Gasteranthus Bentham
Hatschbachia L. B. Smith = Napeanthus Gardner
Heintzia H. Karsten = Alloplectus Martius
Hemiboea C. B. Clarke
Hemiboeopsis W. T. Wang = Henckelia Sprengel
Henckelia Sprengel
Heppiella Regel
Hexatheca C. B. Clarke
Hippodamia Decaisne = Solenophora Bentham
Horsfieldia Chifflot = Monophyllaea R. Brown
Houttea Heynh. = Vanhouttea Lem.
Hovanella A. Weber & B. L. Burtt = Streptocarpus Lindley
Hygea Hanst.
Hypocyrta Martius = Nematanthus Schrad.
Hypopteron Hasskarl = Liebigia Endlicher

Isanthera Nees = Rhynchotechum Blume
Isoloma Decaisne = Kohleria Regel
Isometrum Craib = Oreocharis Bentham

Jancaea Boissier
Jankaea Boissier = Jancaea Boissier

Klugia Schltdl. = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Koellikeria Regel
Kohleria Regel
Kohlerianthus Fritsch = Columnea L.

Lagarosolen W. T. Wang
Lembocarpus Leeuwenb.
Lenbrassia G.W.Gillett
Lepadanthus Ridley = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Leptoboea Bentham
Lesia J. L. Clark & J. F. Smith
Liebigia Endlicher
Lietzia Regel
Ligeria Decaisne = Sinningia Nees
Linnaeopsis Engler = Streptocarpus Lindley
Locheria Regel = Achimenes Persoon
Lophalix Rafinesque = Alloplectus Martius
Lophia Desv.(SUS) = Alloplectus Martius
Loxocarpus R. Brown
Loxonia Jack
Loxophyllum Blume = Loxonia Jack
Loxostigma C. B. Clarke
Loxotis (R. Brown) Bentham = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Lysionotus D. Don

Macrochlamys Decaisne = Drymonia Martius
Mandirola Decaisne = Gloxinia L'Heritier
Marssonia H. Karsten = Napeanthus Gardner
Matsumuria Hemsl. = Titanotrichum Soler.
Megapleilis Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Metabriggsia W. T. Wang = Hemiboea C. B. Clarke
Metapetrocosmea W. T. Wang
Micraeschynanthus Ridley
Microchirita (C. B. Clarke) Y. Z. Wang
Miquelia Blume = Stauranthera Bentham
Mitraria Cavanilles
Monophyllaea R. Brown
Monopyle Moritz ex Bentham
Moultonia Balf.f. & W. W. Smith = Monophyllaea R. Brown
Moussonia Regel
Myconia Lapeyr. = Ramonda Rich.

Naegelia Regel = Smithiantha Kuntze
Napeanthus Gardner
Nautilocalyx Hanst.
Negria F. Mueller
Nematanthus Schrad.
Neomortonia Wiehler
Niphaea Lindley
Nodonema B. L. Burtt = Streptocarpus Lindley

Oerstedina Wiehler
Opithandra B. L. Burtt = Oreocharis Bentham
Orchadocarpa Ridley
Oreocharis Bentham
Orithalia Blume = Agalmyla Blume
Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Orthanthe Lem. = Sinningia Nees
Ortholoma Hanst. = Columnea L.
Oshimella Masam. & Suzuki = Whytockia W. W. Smith
Oxychlamys Schlechter

Pachycaulos J. L. Clark & J. F. Smith
Pagothyra (Leeuwenberg) J. F. Smith & J. L. Clark
Paliavana Vell. ex Vand.
Parabesleria Oerst. = Besleria L.
Paraboea (C. B. Clarke) Ridley
Paradrymonia Hanst.
Paraisometrum W. T. Wang = Oreocharis Bentham
Parakohleria Wiehler
Paralagarosolen Y. G. Wei = Petrocodon Hance
Pearcea Regel
Pelthanthera Bentham
Pentadenia Hanst. = Columnea L.
Pentarhaphia Lindley = Gesneria L.
Perantha Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Petrocodon Hance
Petrocosmea Oliver ?= Streptocarpus Lindley
Petrodoxa Anthony = Beccarinda Kuntze
Pheidonocarpa L.E.Skog
Phinaea Bentham
Phyllobaea Bentham = Phylloboea Bentham
Phylloboea Bentham
Physodeira Hanst. = Episcia Martius
Platyadenia B. L. Burtt = Codonoboea Ridley
Platystemma Wallich
Plectopoma Hanst. = Achimenes Persoon
Polythysania Hanst. = Drymonia Martius
Primulina Hance
Prionoplectus Oerst. = Alloplectus Martius
Protocyrtandra Hosok. = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Pseudobesleria Oerst. = Besleria L.
Pseudochirita W. T. Wang
Pterobesleria C.V.Morton = Besleria L.
Pterygoloma Hanst. = Columnea L.

Quintilia Endl. = Stauranthera Bentham

Ramonda Rich.
Raphiocarpus Chun = Didissandra C. B. Clarke
Rechsteineria Regel = Sinningia Nees
Reldia Wiehler
Resia H.E.Moore
Rhabdothamnopsis Hemsl.
Rhabdothamnus A.Cunn.
Rheithrophyllum Hasskarl = Aeschynanthus Jack
Rhoogeton Leeuwenb.
Rhynchoglossum Blume
Rhynchotechum Blume
Rhytidophyllum Martius
Roettlera Vahl = Didymocarpus Wallich
Rosanowia Regel = Sinningia Nees
Rufodorsia Wiehler

Saccoplectus Oerst. = Drymonia Martius
Saintpaulia H. Wendl. = Streptocarpus Lindley
Salisia Regel = Gloxinia L'Her.
Sanango Bunting & Duke
Sarmienta Ruiz & Pavon
Scheeria Seem. = Achimenes Persoon
Schistolobos W. T. Wang = Oreocharis Bentham
Schizoboea (Fritsch) B. L. Burtt = Streptocarpus Lindley
Sciadocalyx Regel = Kohleria Regel
Scoliotheca Baillon = Monopyle Bentham
Seemannia Regel = Gloxinia L'Her.
Sepikea Schlechter
Sinningia Nees
Sinoboea Chun = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Skiophila Hanst. = Nautilocalyx Linden ex Hanst.
Slackia Griffith = Beccarinda Kuntze
Smithiantha Kuntze
Solenophora Bentham
Stauranthera Bentham
Stenanthus Hanst. = Columnea L.
Stenogastra Hanst. = Sinningia Nees
Streptocarpus Lindley
Stygnanthe Hanst. = Columnea L.
Styrosinia Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Synepilaena Baillon = Kohleria Regel

Tapeinotes Candolle = Sinningia Nees
Tapina Martius = Sinningia Nees
Tengia Chun = Petrocodon Hance
Tetradema Schlechter = Agalmyla Blume
Tetraphyllum C. B. Clarke
Thamnocharis W. T. Wang = Oreocharis Bentham
Titanotrichum Solereder
Trachystigma C. B. Clarke = Streptocarpus Lindley
Tremacron Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Trevirana Willdenow = Achimenes Persoon
Tribounia D. J. Middleton
Trichantha Hooker = Columnea L.
Trichodrymonia Oerst. = Paradrymonia Hanst.
Trichosporum D. Don = Aeschynanthus Jack
Trisepalum C. B. Clarke
Tromsdorffia Blume = Chirita D. Don
Tulisma Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Tumidinodus H. W. Li = Anna Pellegrin
Tussacia Bentham = Chrysothemis Decaisne
Tydaea Decaisne = Kohleria Regel
Tylopsacas Leeuwenb.
Tylosperma Leeuwenb. = Tylopsacas Leeuwenb.

Vanhouttea Lem.
Vaniotia H. Léveillé = Petrocosmea Oliver
Vireya Rafinesque = Columnea L.

Wentsaiboea D. Fan & D. H. Qin = Primulina Hance
Whitia Blume = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Whytockia W. W. Smith

Information originally compiled by Mark Chase, but see Möller et al. (2011), Smith and Clark (2013), Nishii et al. (2015), etc..