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- de Olivera Franca, Rafael, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Journal of plant research 2017 v.130 no.4 pp. 709-721
- Euphorbiaceae; Ixonanthaceae; Linaceae; Neotropics; Pera glabrata; Phyllanthaceae; Picrodendraceae; Rafflesiaceae; crystals; embryology; flowers; light microscopy; monophyly; ovules; scanning electron microscopy; synapomorphy
- ... Pera is a neotropical genus that currently belongs to the family Peraceae. This circumscription resulted from an inclusion of the Rafflesiaceae between the old tribe Pereae and all other Euphorbiaceae, and wherein Pereae was elevated to family rank making Euphorbiaceae monophyletic again. These changes are necessary although Rafflesiaceae are holoparasitic with extremely reduced vegetative bodies ...