VASCULAR PLANT FAMILIES and GENERA

List of Genera in GESNERIACEAE

Acanthonema J. D. Hooker
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
Anetanthus Bentham
Anisoplectus Oerst. = Drymonia Martius
Anna Pellegr.
Anodiscus Bentham
Antonia R. Brown = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Aponoa Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Arctocalyx Fenzl = Solenophora Bentham
Asteranthera Hanst.
Babactes Candolle = Chirita D. Don
Basileophyta F. Mueller = Fieldia A.Cunn.
Beccarinda Kuntze
Bellonia L.
Besleria L.
Biglandularia Seem. = Sinningia Nees
Bilabium Miquel = Chirita D. Don
Boea Comm. ex Lamarck
Boeica T.Anderson ex C.B.Clarke
Boeicopsis H.W.Li = Boeica T.Anderson ex C.B.Clarke
Bournea Oliver
Brachiostemon Hand.-Mazz. = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Brachyloma Hanst. = Kohleria Regel
Briggsia Craib
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 = Chirita D. Don
Calycostemma Hanst. = Kohleria Regel
Campanea Decaisne = Capanea Decaisne
Capanea Decaisne
Carolofritschia Engler = Acanthonema J. D. Hooker
Cathayanthe Chun
Centrosolenia Bentham = Episcia Martius
Ceratoscyphus Chun = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Chaixia Lapeyr. = Ramonda Rich.
Championia Gardner
Cheilosandra Griff. ex Lindley = Rhynchotechum Blume
Chiliandra Griff. = Rhynchotechum Blume
Chirita Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don
Chiritopsis W. T. Wang
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
Columnea L.
Conandron Siebold & Zuccarini
Conradia Martius = Gesneria L.
Coptocheile Hoffmanns.
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 C.B.Clarke ex Candolle = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Cyrtanthemum Oerst. = Besleria L.
Cyrtodeira Hanst. = Episcia Martius
Dalbergaria Tussac = Columnea L.
Damrongia Kerr ex Craib = Chirita D. Don
Dasydesmus Craib = Oreocharis Bentham
Dayaoshania W. T. Wang
Deltocheilos W. T. Wang = Chirita D. Don
Depanthus S.Moore
Diastema Bentham
Diastemella Oerst. = Diastema Bentham
Dichiloboea Stapf = Trisepalum C.B.Clarke
Dichrotrichum Reinw. ex de Vriese = Agalmyla Blume
Dicyrta Regel = Achimenes Persoon
Didissandra C.B.Clarke
Didymocarpus Wall.
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 Comm. ex Lamarck
Drymonia Martius
Ellobum Blume = Didissandra C.B.Clarke
Episcia Martius
Epithema Blume
Eriphia P.Browne = Besleria L.
Erythranthus Oerst. ex Hanst. = Drymonia Martius
Eucodonia Hanst.
Eucolum Salisbury = Gloxinia L'Her.
Eumolpe Decaisne ex Jacques & Herincq = Achimenes Persoon
Eusynetra Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Euthamnus Schltr. = Aeschynanthus Jack
Fiebrigia Fritsch = Gloxinia L'Heritier
Fieldia A.Cunn.
Fimbrolina Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Fritschiantha Kuntze = Gloxinia L'Her.
Gasteranthopsis Oerst. = Besleria L.
Gasteranthus Bentham
Gesnera Martius = Sinningia Nees
Gesneria L.
Giesleria Regel = Kohleria Regel
Glossanthus Klein ex Bentham = Rhynchoglossum Blume
Glossoloma Hanst. = Alloplectus Martius
X Gloxinera Weathers = Sinningia Nees
Gloxinia L'Her.
Glycanthes Rafinesque = Columnea L.
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
Heppiella Regel
Hexatheca C.B.Clarke
Hippodamia Decaisne = Solenophora Bentham
Horsfieldia Chifflot = Monophyllaea R. Brown
Houttea Heynh. = Vanhouttea Lem.
Hygea Hanst.
Hypocyrta Martius = Nematanthus Schrad.
Isanthera Nees = Rhynchotechum Blume
Isoloma Bentham ex Decaisne = Kohleria Regel
Isometrum Craib
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
Lietzia Regel
Ligeria Decaisne = Sinningia Nees
Linnaeopsis Engler
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'Her.
Marssonia H. Karsten = Napeanthus Gardner
Matsumuria Hemsl. = Titanotrichum Soler.
Megapleilis Rafinesque = Sinningia Nees
Metabriggsia W. T. Wang
Metapetrocosmea W. T. Wang
Micraeschynanthus Ridley
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 Linden ex Hanst.
Negria F. Mueller
Nematanthus Schrad.
Neomortonia Wiehler
Niphaea Lindley
Nodonema B. L. Burtt
Oerstedina Wiehler
Opithandra B. L. Burtt
Orchadocarpa Ridley
Oreocharis Bentham
Orithalia Blume = Agalmyla Blume
Ornithoboea Parish ex C.B.Clarke
Orthanthe Lem. = Sinningia Nees
Ortholoma Hanst. = Columnea L.
Oshimella Masam. & Suzuki = Whytockia W. W. Smith
Oxychlamys Schltr.
Pagothyra J. L. Clark & J. F. Smith
Pagothyra J. F. Smith & J. L. Clark
Paliavana Vell. ex Vand.
Parabesleria Oerst. = Besleria L.
Paraboea (C.B.Clarke) Ridley
Paradrymonia Hanst.
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
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 Wall.
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 Wall.
Rosanowia Regel = Sinningia Nees
Rufodorsia Wiehler
Saccoplectus Oerst. = Drymonia Martius
Saintpaulia H.Wendl.
Salisia Regel = Gloxinia L'Her.
Sanango Bunting & Duke
Sarmienta Ruiz & Pavon
Scheeria Seem. = Achimenes Persoon
Schizoboea (Fritsch) B. L. Burtt
Sciadocalyx Regel = Kohleria Regel
Scoliotheca Baillon = Monopyle Moritz ex Bentham
Seemannia Regel = Gloxinia L'Her.
Sepikea Schltr.
Sinningia Nees
Sinoboea Chun = Ornithoboea C. B. Clarke
Skiophila Hanst. = Nautilocalyx Linden ex Hanst.
Slackia Griff. = 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 Schltr. = Agalmyla Blume
Tetraphyllum C.B.Clarke
Thamnocharis W. T. Wang
Titanotrichum Soler.
Trachystigma C.B.Clarke
Tremacron Craib
Trevirana Willd. = 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 Pellegr.
Tussacia Bentham = Chrysothemis Decaisne
Tydaea Decaisne = Kohleria Regel
Tylopsacas Leeuwenb.
Tylosperma Leeuwenb. = Tylopsacas Leeuwenb.
Vanhouttea Lem.
Vaniotia H.Lev. = Petrocosmea Oliver
Vireya Rafinesque = Columnea L.
Whitia Blume = Cyrtandra J. R. Forster & G. Forster
Whytockia W. W. Smith

Information compiled from Mark Chase and Vascular Plant Families and Genera - © Copyright Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - but there have been several additions, deletions and changes....