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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Araceae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Araceae
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Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Vatican City Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of Finland Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, Flora of Zimbabwe, South Pacific Species List, TRY summarized records, Stensmyr et al 2002, and Kanda and Tsuruta 1995
Araceae Juss.
Family recognized by Flora do Brasil

Alternative Names

? primaeva Hickey, 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acontias Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Acorites W. L. Crepet 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acoropsis Conwentz 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acorus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Adelonema Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Allopythion Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alocasia Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alocasiophyllum Engl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ambrosinia L.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amidena Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amomophyllum Engl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Amorphophallus Blume
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anarmodium Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Andromycia A. Rich.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anepsias Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anthaerium Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anthuriophyllum Weyland 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Apatemone Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Aphyllarum S. Moore
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Apiospermum Klotzsch
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Apoballis Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Araceophyllum R. Kräusel 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aracites P. A. Nikitin 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arctiodracon A. Gray
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arecites Squinabol 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ariopsis J. Graham
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arisaraceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Arisaron Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arisarum Hall.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arisarum Hill 1753
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arisarum Targ. Tozz.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arodes Heist.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aroides Heist. ex Fabr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aroites J. von Kováts 1856
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aron Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aronites Heer 1855
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aronium Ettingshausen 1870
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aropsis Rojas
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Arosma Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Atimeta Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Balmisa Lag.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Baursea
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Baursea (Rchb.) Hoffmanns. ex Kuntze
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Baursia Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachyspatha Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bruniera Franch.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Caladiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Callaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Calladium R. Br.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Callaria Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Calostigma Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Calostigma Schott ex B. D. Jacks.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamaecladon Miq.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Chersydrium Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Colobogynium Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Colocasiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Corynophallus Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cryptocorynaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Curmeria Linden & André
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Cuscuaria Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyllenium Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyrtocladon Griff.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Cyrtospadix K. Koch
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Cyrtospermites J. Bogner 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Desmesia Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diandriella Engl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Dochafa Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dracontiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Dracunculus Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dunalia Montrouz.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Echidnium Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Elopium Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Endera Regel
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Ensolenanthe Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epipremnites
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epipremnum Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epipremum T. Durand
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eusolenanthe Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eutereia Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eutereia Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Felipponia Hicken
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Felipponiella Hicken
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Fornelia Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gamochlamys Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Godwinia Seem.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Godwinia Seem.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Gonatopus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification and GBIF classification
Goniurus C. Presl
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grantia Griff. ex Voigt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grantia Griff. ex Voigt
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Gueinzia Sond. ex Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Guienzia Sond. ex Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gymnostachya Sm.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Halochlamys A. Gray 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hansalia Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Helicodiceros Schott ex Koch 1855
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hemicarpurus Nees
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Homalonema Endl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Horkelia Rchb. ex Bartl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Horkelia Rchb. ex Bartl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Houttinia Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydnostachyon Liebm.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Hydrophaca Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydrophace Hall.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydrophace Hallier
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Ictodes Bigelow
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ischarum Blume
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kodda-pail Adans.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Kodda-pail Adanson 1763
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kunda Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Landoltia Les & D. J. Crawford
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lasiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Lasius Hassk.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lemnaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Lemnaceae Martinov
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Lemnospermum V. P. Nikitin 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lenticula Mich. ex Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lenticula P. Micheli ex Adans.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Lenticularia P. Micheli ex Montandon
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Lenticularia Seguier
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leptopetion Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leucochlamys Poepp. ex Engl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Limnonesis Klotzsch
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Limnophyllum Marck 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lysistigma Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Maguirea A. D. Hawkes
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Massovia Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Massowia K. Koch
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Meconostigma Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Meconostigma Schott ex B. D. Jacks.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melioblastis C. Muell.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monsteraceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Montrichardia Creug.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Muricauda Small
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Myrioblastus Wall. ex Griff.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nebrownia Kuntze
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Nothopothos O. Kuntze 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ophione Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Orontiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Otosma Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Panzhuyuia Z. Y. Zhu
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peltandra Rafinesque-Schmaltz
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Petrocardium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Philodendraceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Philodendrum Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Phyllotaenium André
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pistiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Pistites Hosius & Marck 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pleurospa Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Podospadix Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Porphyrospatha Engl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Potha Burm.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pothaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Proteinophallus Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Provenzalia Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudowolffia Hartog & Plas
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pythion Mart.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rensselaeria Beck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhodospathodendron S. D. Bonde 2000
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhopalostigma Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Rhopalostigmium Schott 1859
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schizocasia Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scindapsites
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Seguinum Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Serangium Wood ex Salisb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Sgngonium Schott
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Simplocarpus F. Schmidt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spathiphyllopsis Teijsm. & Binn.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Speirodela S. Watson
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphincterostigma Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Sphincterostigma Schott ex B. D. Jacks.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spirospatha Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Stauregton Fourr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Staurogeton Rchb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Stauromatum Endl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Staurostigma Scheidw.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Stenospermatium Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Stenurus Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Strepsanthera Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Strepsanthera Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Stylochiton Lepr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Symplocarpus Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Symplocarpus Salisb. ex Nutt.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Taccarum Brongn.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tapanawa Hassk.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tapeinophallus Baill.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tapinocarpus Dalzell
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Telipodus Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Telmatophace Schleid.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Telmatophace Schleid.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Telmatosphace Ball.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thelmatophace Godr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thelmatophace Godr.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Thompsonia Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tornelia Gut. ex Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tornelia Gutierrez ex Schltdl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Urophyllum K. Koch
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Urospathella G. S. Bunting
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Urospathites
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vietnamocasia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wolffia Horkel ex Scleid.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wolffiaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Wolffiopsis Hartog & Plas
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Zala Lour.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Zantedeschia K. Koch
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zara Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zyganthera N. E. Br.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

arum
Recognized by malsem8 and admin
arum family preferred
wild eddo
Recognized by dkenolio and admin
Kris plant, alocasias
Recognized by CITES
Arum family
Recognized by Flora of Zimbabwe

Q13248

Aronowe rostliny preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

سٹا ٹبر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Afrikaans

Aronskelkfamilie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

لوفية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Aroidkimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Ароннікавыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

змиярникови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

aràcies preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Kozlačevke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

árónovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Arum-familien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Aronskelkfamilie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Arumacoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Võhalised preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Vehkakasvit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

malanga cochon preferred
Recognized by dkenolio and admin
Alocases, alocasias, alocasies, oreilles d'éléphant
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

ნიუკასებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Aronstabgewächse preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Αροειδή preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

לופיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

सूरण कुल preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Kontyvirágfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

サトイモ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Ароид тұқымдасы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Famîleya kardî û zîlgurzan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Aroniniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Аруми preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

അരേസീ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Myrkonglefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

گل‌شیپوریان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Obrazkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

ароидные preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Kozlačevke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

áronovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

yautia silvestre preferred
Recognized by dkenolio and admin
Alocasias
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Kallaväxter preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

అరేసి preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์บอน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Yılanyastığıgiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Ароїдні preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Ráy preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Araceae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida
Chloroplastida
Streptophyta
Embryophytes
Tracheophyta
Spermatophytes
Angiosperms
Monocots
Alismatales

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida Adl et al. 2005
Chloroplastida
Spermatophytes

GBIF classification

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Liliopsida
Alismatales
Araceae (this page)

IUCN

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Liliopsida
Arales
Araceae (this page)