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Apocynaceae

Magnoliopsida - Gentianales - Apocynaceae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1789Apocynaceae de Jussieu
1941Apocynaceae MacGinitie
2000Apocynaceae Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderGentianalesJussieu 1820
familyApocynaceaede Jussieu 1789
familyApocynaceaede Jussieu 1789

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
No ecological data are available

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Middle Paleocene to the top of the Gelasian or 61.70000 to 1.80600 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 61.6 Ma

Collections (46 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Danian66.0 - 61.6Argentina (Chubut) Cricotriporites sp. (151453 151455 151456 151458 151460 151463)
Middle Paleocene - Late/Upper Paleocene61.7 - 55.8Colombia A. CJ13 (134513 134748 134750)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Oise) Apocynaceae indet. (68174)
Lostcabinian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) A. sp. 1 (11484 11498) A. sp.1 (11354)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) A. RR17 (28135 28708 28718 28721 28731 28733 28734 28737 28738 28911)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6Colombia Cricotriporites guianensis (28771 28772 29142) Cricotriporites guianensis, Cricotriporites macroporus (29080) Cricotriporites macroporus (28773)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6USA (Wyoming ) A. RR17 (129152)
Early/Lower Eocene - Late/Upper Miocene55.8 - 5.333Argentina Landolphia paraparaensis (32201)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Peru (Loreto) Cricotriporites macroporus (144474)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (California) Nerium hinoidea, Tabernaemontana chrysophylloides (23996)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Colombia Cricotriporites elongatoporus, Cricotriporites macroporus (29074 29078) Cricotriporites guianensis (29157) Cricotriporites macroporus (29076) Cricotriporites minutiporus (28865)
Early/Lower Oligocene - Early/Lower Miocene33.9 - 15.97Australia (Victoria) Alyxia sp. (169006)
Miocene - Pliocene23.03 - 2.588South Africa Rauvolfia sp. (22226)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Kenya Apocynaceae indet. (22311) Landolphia sp., Rauvolfia sp. (22266)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Argentina (Catamarca) Cricotriporites guianensis (137142)
Early/Lower Pliocene - Late/Upper Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Bolivia (Potosi) Cypselites potosianus (32127)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806Kenya Tabernaemontana sp. (21401 21461 21478)