Golden trumpet Allamanda cathartica, copyright Ngocnk2.

Belongs within: Apocynaceae.

The Plumerieae are a group of flowering plants united by molecular phylogenetic analysis. Most members of the clade possess infrastaminal as well as suprastaminal appendages (not present in Anechites and Plumeria) and winged seeds (not present in Anechites) (Sennblad & Bremer 2002).

<==Plumerieae [Plumerioideae]
| i. s.: Cerberiopsis candelabraSB02, SK02
| SkytanthusSB02
|--+--Cameraria latifoliaSB02
| `--+--CerberaSB02
| | |--C. manghasH03
| | |--C. odollamT-W89
| | `--C. veneniferaSB02
| `--+--Anechites Griseb. 1861SB02, L95
| | `--A. nerium (Aubl.) Urban 1919 (see below for synonymy)L95
| `--Thevetia L. 1758 (nom. cons.)SB02, L95
| `--T. peruviana (Pers.) Schum. in Engl & Prantl 1895 (see below for synonymy)L95
`--+--Plumeria L. 1753SB02, L95
| |--P. acutifoliaKAA-W00
| |--P. alba L. 1753L95
| |--P. inodoraSB02
| |--P. krugii Urban 1899L95
| |--P. obtusa L. 1753 [incl. P. portoricensis Urban 1899]L95
| `--P. rubra L. 1753L95
`--Allamanda L. 1771SB02, L95
|--A. aubletiiT-W89
|--A. blanchetii DC. 1844 [incl. A. violacea Gardn. & Fielding 1844]L95
|--A. calcicola Souza-Silva & Rapini 2009S-SR09
|--A. cathartica L. 1771 [incl. A. hendersonii, Echites verticillata Sessé & Moç. 1894]L95
|--A. laevisS-SR09
|--A. martiiS-SR09
|--A. neriifolia Hook. 1851L95
|--A. nobilisT-W89
|--A. polyanthaS-SR09
|--A. puberulaS-SR09
`--A. schottiiS-SR09

Anechites nerium (Aubl.) Urban 1919 [=Apocynum nerium Aubl. 1775; incl. Echites asperuginis Sw. 1788, Anechites asperuginis (Sw.) Griseb. 1861, E. lappulacea Lam. 1786, An. lappulacea (Lam.) Miers 1878]L95

Thevetia peruviana (Pers.) Schum. in Engl & Prantl 1895 [=Cerbera peruviana Pers. 1805; incl. T. neriifolia Juss. ex Steud. 1821, C. thevetia L. 1762, T. thevetia (L.) Millsp. 1900]L95

*Type species of generic name indicated


[H03] Heads, M. 2003. Ericaceae in Malesia: vicariance biogeography, terrane tectonics and ecology. Telopea 10 (1): 311–449.

[KAA-W00] Kheirallah, A.-M., A.-N. H. Aly & N. Y. Abdel-Wahed. 2000. Anamorphosis and life-history of the millipede Nopoiulus kochii (Gervais, 1847), new for Egypt. Zoology in the Middle East 21: 159–168.

[L95] Liogier, H. A. 1995. Descriptive Flora of Puerto Rico and Adjacent Islands: Spermatophyta-Dicotyledoneae vol. 4. Melastomataceae to Lentibulariaceae. Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico.

[SB02] Sennblad, B., & B. Bremer. 2002. Classification of Apocynaceae s.l. according to a new approach combining Linnaean and phylogenetic taxonomy. Systematic Biology 51 (3): 389–409.

[S-SR09] Souza-Silva, R. F. de & A. Rapini. 2009. Allamanda calcicola (Apocynaceae), an overlooked new species from limestone outcrops in the states of Minas Gerais and Bahia, Brazil. Kew Bulletin 64 (1): 171–174.

[SK02] Struwe, L., J. W. Kadereit, J. Klackenberg, S. Nilsson, M. Thiv, K. B. von Hagen & V. A. Albert. 2002. Systematics, character evolution, and biogeography of Gentianaceae, including a new tribal and subtribal classification. In: Struwe, L., & V. A. Albert (eds) Gentianaceae: Systematics and Natural History pp. 21–309. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge.

[T-W89] Tenison-Woods, J. E. 1889. On the vegetation of Malaysia. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, series 2, 4 (1): 9–106, pls 1–9.

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