FLORA OF NORTH AMERICA - Families in the Flora

Families Included

The Vascular Plant families included in the Flora are listed alphabetically and by volume (taxonomically). The Bryophyte families follow that and are also listed alphabetically and partially by volume (taxonomically). Families listed in green indicate those that have been published to date.

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Alphabetical Listing

Calophyllaceae - 6
Calycanthaceae - 3
Calyceraceae - 18
Campanulaceae - 18
Canellaceae - 3
Cannabaceae - 3
Cannaceae - 22
Capparaceae - 7
Caprifoliaceae - 18
Caricaceae - 7
Caryophyllaceae - 5
Casuarinaceae - 3
Celastraceae - 12
Ceratophyllaceae - 3
Cervantesiaceae - 12
Chenopodiaceae - 4
Chrysobalanaceae - 12
Cistaceae - 6
Cleomaceae - 7
Clethraceae - 8
Clusiaceae - 6
Combretaceae - 10
Commelinaceae - 22
Comandraceae - 12
Convolvulaceae - 14

Cornaceae - 12
Crassulaceae - 8
Crossosomataceae - 9
Cucurbitaceae - 6
Cupressaceae - 2
Cymodoceaceae - 22
Cyperaceae - 23
Cyrillaceae - 8
Datiscaceae - 6
Dennstaedtiaceae - 2
Diapensiaceae - 8
Diervillaceae - 18
Dioscoreaceae - 26
Dipsacaceae - 18
Droseraceae - 6
Dryopteridaceae - 2
Ebenaceae - 8
Elaeagnaceae - 11
Elatinaceae - 6
Ephedraceae - 2
Equisetaceae - 2
Ericaceae - 8
Eriocaulaceae - 22
Escalloniaceae - 13
Eucommiaceae -12
Euphorbiaceae - 12
Fabaceae - 10–11
Fagaceae - 3
Fouquieriaceae - 15
Frankeniaceae - 6
Fumariaceae - 3
Garryaceae - 12
Gelsemiaceae - 14
Gentianaceae - 14
Geraniaceae - 13
Ginkgoaceae - 2
Gleicheniaceae - 2
Goodeniaceae - 18
Grammitidaceae - 2
Grossulariaceae - 8
Gunneraceae - 10
Haemodoraceae - 26
Haloragaceae - 10
Hamamelidaceae - 3
Heliconiaceae - 22
Hydrangeaceae - 12

Hydrocharitaceae - 22
Hydroleaceae - 14
Hydrophyllaceae - 15
Hymenophyllaceae - 2
Hypericaceae -6
Illiciaceae - 3
Iridaceae - 26
Isoëtaceae - 2

Iteaceae - 8
Juglandaceae - 3
Juncaceae - 22
Juncaginaceae - 22
Koeberlinaceae - 7
Krameriaceae - 12
Lamiaceae - 16
Lardizabalaceae - 3
Lauraceae - 3
Leitneriaceae - 3
Lemnaceae - 22
Lentibulariaceae - 18
Liliaceae - 26

 

Limnanthaceae - 7
Limnocharitaceae - 22
Linaceae - 12
Linderniaceae - 17

Linnaeaceae - 18
Loasaceae - 12
Loganiaceae - 14
Lycopodiaceae - 2
Lygodiaceae - 2
Lythraceae - 10
Magnoliaceae - 3
Malpighiaceae - 12
Malvaceae - 6
Marantaceae - 22
Marsileaceae - 2
Martyniaceae - 18
Mayacaceae - 22
Mazaceae - 17
Melastomataceae - 10
Meliaceae - 13
Menispermaceae - 3
Menyanthaceae - 18
Molluginaceae - 4
Moraceae - 3
Moringaceae - 7
Muntingiaceae - 6
Musaceae - 22
Myricaceae - 3
Myrsinaceae - 8
Myrtaceae - 10
Najadaceae - 22
Nelumbonaceae - 3
Nitrariaceae - 13
Nyctaginaceae - 4
Nymphaeaceae - 3
Oleaceae - 16
Onagraceae - 10
Ophioglossaceae - 2
Orchidaceae - 26
Orobanchaceae - 17
Osmundaceae - 2
Oxalidaceae - 12
Paeoniaceae - 8
Papaveraceae - 3
Parkeriaceae - 2
Passifloraceae - 6
Paulowniaceae - 17
Pedaliaceae - 17
Penthoraceae - 8
Phrymaceae - 17
Phyllanthaceae - 12
Phytolaccaceae - 4
Picramniaceae - 9
Picrodendraceae - 12
Pinaceae - 2
Piperaceae - 3
Pittosporaceae - 13
Plantaginaceae - 17
Platanaceae - 3
Plumbaginaceae - 5
Poaceae - 24–25
Podostemaceae - 6
Polemoniaceae - 15
Polygalaceae - 11
Polygonaceae - 5
Polypodiaceae - 2
Polypremaceae -17

 

Pontederiaceae - 26
Portulacaceae - 4
Potamogetonaceae - 22
Primulaceae - 8
Proteaceae - 10
Psilotaceae - 2
Pteridaceae - 2
Putranjivaceae - 12
Ranunculaceae - 3
Resedaceae - 7
Rhamnaceae - 12
Rhizophoraceae - 12
Rosaceae - 9
Rubiaceae - 18
Ruppiaceae - 22
Rutaceae - 13
Salicaceae - 7
Salviniaceae - 2
Santalaceae - 12
Sapindaceae - 13
Sapotaceae - 8
Sarraceniaceae - 8
Saururaceae - 3
Saxifragaceae - 8
Scheuchzeriaceae - 22
Schisandraceae - 3
Schizaeaceae - 2
Schoepfiaceae - 12
Scrophulariaceae - 17
Selaginellaceae - 2
Simaroubaceae - 13
Simmondsiaceae - 12
Smilacaceae - 26
Solanaceae - 14
Sparganiaceae - 22
Sphenocleaceae - 14
Staphyleaceae - 9
Stemonaceae - 26
Styracaceae - 8
Surianaceae - 11
Symplocaceae - 8
Tamaricaceae - 6
Taxaceae - 2
Theaceae - 8
Thelypteridaceae - 2
Theophrastaceae - 8
Thesiaceae -12
Thymelaeaceae - 6
Tropaeolaceae - 7
Turneraceae - 6
Typhaceae - 22
Ulmaceae - 3
Urticaceae - 3
Valerianaceae - 18
Verbenaceae - 16
Violaceae - 6
Viscaceae - 12
Vitaceae - 12
Vittariaceae - 2
Ximeniaceae -12
Xyridaceae - 22
Zamiaceae - 2
Zannichelliaceae - 22
Zingiberaceae - 22
Zosteraceae - 22
Zygophyllaceae - 12

268 families


Listing by Volumes (Taxonomically)


Volume 2

Psilotaceae
Lycopodiaceae
Selaginellaceae
Isoëtaceae
Equisetaceae
Ophioglossaceae
Osmundaceae
Gleicheniaceae
Schizaeaceae
Lygodiaceae
Anemiaceae
Parkeriaceae
Pteridaceae
Vittariaceae
Hymenophyllaceae
Dennstaedtiaceae
Thelypteridaceae
Blechnaceae
Aspleniaceae
Dryopteridaceae
Grammitidaceae
Polypodiaceae
Marsileaceae
Salviniaceae
Azollaceae
Zamiaceae
Ginkgoaceae
Pinaceae
Cupressaceae
Taxaceae
Ephedraceae
 

Volume 3

Magnoliaceae
Annonaceae
Canellaceae
Calycanthaceae
Lauraceae
Saururaceae
Piperaceae
Aristolochiaceae
Illiciaceae
Schisandraceae
Nelumbonaceae
Nymphaeaceae
Cabombaceae
Ceratophyllaceae
Ranunculaceae
Berberidaceae
Lardizabalaceae
Menispermaceae
Papaveraceae
Fumariaceae
Platanaceae
Hamamelidaceae
Ulmaceae
Cannabaceae
Moraceae
Urticaceae
Leitneriaceae
Juglandaceae
Myricaceae
Fagaceae
Betulaceae
Casuarinaceae
 

Volume 4

Phytolaccaceae
Achatocarpaceae
Nyctaginaceae
Aizoaceae
Cactaceae
Chenopodiaceae
Amaranthaceae
Portulacaceae
Basellaceae
Molluginaceae
 

Volume 5

CaryophyllaceaePolygonaceaePlumbaginaceae 
 

Volume 6

Cucurbitaceae
Datiscaceae
Begoniaceae
Elatinaceae
Calophyllaceae
Clusiaceae
Podostemaceae
Hypericaceae
Violaceae
Turneraceae
Passifloraceae
Apodanthaceae
Muntingiaceae
Malvaceae
Bixaceae
Thymelaeaceae
Cistaceae
Frankeniaceae
Tamaricaceae
Droseraceae
 

Volume 7

Salicaceae
Tropaeolaceae
Moringaceae
Caricaceae
Limnanthaceae
Koeberliniaceae
Bataceae
Resedaceae
Capparaceae
Cleomaceae
Brassicaceae
 

Volume 8

Paeoniaceae
Iteaceae
Grossulariaceae
Saxifragaceae
Crassulaceae
Penthoraceae
Sapotaceae
Ebenaceae
Theophrastaceae
Myrsinaceae
Primulaceae
Theaceae
Symplocaceae
Diapensiaceae
Styracaceae
Sarraceniaceae
Clethraceae
Cyrillaceae
Ericaceae
 

Volume 9

PicramniaceaeStaphyleaceaeCrossosomataceaeRosaceae
 

Volume 10-11

Proteaceae
Buxaceae
Gunneraceae
Haloragaceae
Combretaceae
Lythraceae
Onagraceae
Myrtaceae
Melastomataceae
Fabaceae
Surianaceae
Polygalaceae
Elaeagnaceae
 

Volume 12

Vitaceae
Krameriaceae
Zygophyllaceae
Rhamnaceae
Celastraceae
Oxalidaceae

Rhizophoraceae
Euphorbiaceae
Picodendraceae
Phyllanthaceae
Malpighiaceae
Chrysobalanaceae
Linaceae

Putranjivaceae
Ximeniaceae
Schoepfiaceae
Thesiaceae
Comandraceae
Cervantesiaceae

Santalaceae
Viscaceae
Simmondsiaceae
Cornaceae
Hydrangeaceae
Loasaceae
Eucommiaceae
Garryaceae
 

Volume 13

Geraniaceae
Nitrariaceae
Burseraceae
Anacardiaceae
Sapindaceae
Simaroubaceae
Meliaceae
Rutaceae
Balsaminaceae
Actinidiaceae
Escalloniaceae
Araliaceae
Pittosporaceae
Apiaceae
 

Volume 14

Gentianaceae
Loganiaceae
Gelsemiaceae
Apocynaceae
Convolvulaceae
Solanaceae
Sphenocleaceae
Hydroleaceae
 

Volume 15

Fouquieriaceae
 
PolemoniaceaeHydrophyllaceaeBoraginaceae
 

Volume 16

OleaceaeLamiaceaeVerbenaceae 
 

Volume 17

Polypremaceae
Plantaginaceae
Scrophulariaceae
Linderniaceae

Pedaliaceae
Phrymaceae
Mazaceae

Paulowniaceae
Orobanchaceae
 

Volume 18

Rubiaceae
Lentibulariaceae
Acanthaceae
Bignoniaceae
Martyniaceae
Aquifoliaceae
Campanulaceae
Menyanthaceae
Goodeniaceae
Calyceraceae
Adoxaceae
Diervillaceae
Caprifoliaceae
Linnaeaceae
Dipsacaceae
Valerianacea
 

Volume 19, 20, and 21

Asteraceae   
 

Volume 22

Butomaceae
Limnocharitaceae
Alismataceae
Hydrocharitaceae
Aponogetonaceae
Scheuchzeriaceae
Juncaginaceae
Potamogetonaceae
Ruppiaceae
Najadaceae
Zannichelliaceae
Cymodoceaceae
Zosteraceae
Arecaceae
Acoraceae
Araceae
Lemnaceae
Xyridaceae
Mayacaceae
Commelinaceae
Eriocaulaceae
Juncaceae
Sparganiaceae
Typhaceae
Bromeliaceae
Heliconiaceae
Musaceae
Zingiberaceae
Cannaceae
Marantaceae
 

Volume 23

Cyperaceae   
 

Volume 24 and 25

Poaceae   
 

Volume 26

Pontederiaceae
Haemodoraceae
Liliaceae
Iridaceae
Aloeaceae
Agavaceae
Stemonaceae
Smilacaceae
Dioscoreaceae
Burmanniaceae
Orchidaceae
 

Bryophytes

Alphabetical Listing

Acrobolbaceae
Adelanthaceae
Amblystegiaceae
Andreaeaceae
Andreaeobryaceae
Aneuraceae
Anomodontaceae
Antheliaceae
Anthocerotaceae
Archidiaceae
Arnelliaceae
Aulacomniaceae
Aytoniaceae
Bartramiaceae
Blasiaceae
Brachytheciaceae
Bruchiaceae
Bryaceae
Bryoxiphiaceae
Buxbaumiacea
Callicostaceae
Calymperaceae
Calypogejaceae
Catoscopiaceae
Cephaloziaceae
Cephaloziellaceae
Chonecoleaceae
Cleveaceae
Climaciaceae
Conocephalaceae
Corsiniaceae
Cryphaeaceae
Daltoniaceae
Dicranaceae
Diphysciaceae
Disceliaceae
Ditrichaceae
Encalyptaceae
Entodontaceae
Ephemeraceae
Erpodiaceae
Fissidentaceae
Fontinalaceae
Fossombroniaceae
Funariaceae
Geocalycaceae
Gigaspermaceae
Grimmiaceae
Gymnomitriaceae
Gyrothyraceae
Haplomitriaceae
Hedwigiaceae
Helodiaceae
Herbertaceae
Hookeriaceae
Hylocomiaceae
Hypnaceae
Hypopterygiaceae
Jubulaceae
Jungermanniaceae
Lejeuneaceae
Lepidoziaceae
Leptodontaceae
Leskeaceae
Leucobryaceae
Leucodontaceae
Leucophanaceae
Lophocoleaceae
Lunulariaceae
Marchantiaceae
Mastigophoraceae
Meesiaceae
Meteoriaceae
Metzgeriaceae
Mniaceae
Myriniaceae
Neckeraceae
Oedipodiaceae
Orthotrichaceae
Oxymitraceae
Pallaviciniaceae
Pelliaceae
Plagiochilaceae
Plagiotheciaceae
Pleuroziaceae
Pleuroziopsaceae
Polytrichaceae
Porellaceae
Pottiaceae
Pseudoditrichaceae
Pseudolepicoleaceae
Pterigynandraceae
Pterobryaceae
Ptilidiaceae
Ptychomitriaceae
Racopilaceae
Radulaceae
Rhachitheciaceae
Rhizogoniaceae
Rhytidiaceae
Ricciaceae
Riellaceae
Scapaniaceae
Schistostegaceae
Scouleriaceae
Seligeriaceae
Sematophyllaceae
Sphaerocarpaceae
Sphagnaceae
Splachnaceae
Splachnobryaceae
Stereophyllaceae
Takakiaceae
Targioniaceae
Tetraphidaceae
Thamnobryaceae
Theliaceae
Thuidiaceae
Timmiaceae
Treubiaceae
Trichocoleaceae

Listing by Volumes (Taxonomically)


Volume 27

Takakiaceae
Sphagnaceae
Andreaeaceae
Andreaeobryaceae
Tetraphidaceae
Oedipodiaceae
Buxbaumiaceae
Polytrichaceae
Diphysciaceae
Timmiaceae
Encalyptaceae
Funariaceae
Disceliaceae
Gigaspermaceae
Grimmiaceae
Ptychomitriaceae
Scouleriaceae
Archidiaceae
Seligeriaceae
Bryoxiphiaceae
Fissidentaceae
Dicranaceae
Bruchiaceae
Leucobryaceae
Ditrichaceae
Rhachitheciaceae
Erpodiaceae
Schistostegaceae
Pottiaceae
Sphagnaceae
Ephemeraceae
Calymperaceae
Leucophanaceae

Volumes 28 and 29

Taxonomic sequence yet to be determined.


This page was revised 06/14/12.