Noni Morinda citrifolia, copyright Wilfredor.

Belongs within: Rubioideae.

The Morindeae are a group of rubiaceous plants bearing flowers in head inflorescences, and fleshy drupes with one or two ovules per carpel.

|–Morindinae BM00
|    |  i. s.: Gynochthodes coriacea BM00
|    |         Pogonolobus BM00
|    |–Appunia guatemalensis BM00
|    `–+–Coelospermum balansanum BM00
|       `–Morinda BM00
|            |–M. canthoides LK14
|            |–M. citrifolia RB01
|            |–M. elliptica P88
|            `–M. jasminoides LK14
`–+–+–Mitchella repens BM00
|  `–Damnacanthus indicus BM00
`–Prismatomerinae BM00
|–Renellia [incl. Didymoecium] BM00
|–Motleyia BM00
`–Prismatomeris BM00
|–P. beccarianum BM00
`–P. labordei BM00

*Type species of generic name indicated


[BM00] Bremer, B., & J.-F. Manen. 2000. Phylogeny and classification of the subfamily Rubioideae (Rubiaceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 225: 43–72.

[LK14] Lyons, M. N., G. J. Keighery, L. A. Gibson & T. Handasyde. 2014. Flora and vegetation communities of selected islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81: 205–244.

[P88] Polunin, I. 1988. Plants and Flowers of Malaysia. Times Editions: Singapore.

[RB01] Razafimandimbison, S. G., & B. Bremer. 2001. Tribal delimitation of Naucleeae (Cinchonoideae, Rubiaceae): inference from molecular and morphological data. Systematics and Geography of Plants 71: 515–538.

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