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Kingdom  Plantae
Subfamily  Amygdaloideae
Rank  Genus
Family  Rosaceae
Tribe  Maleae
Order  Rosales
Kageneckia Kageneckia photo Kageneckia lanceolata G96609 ARKive

Similar  Kageneckia angustifolia, Kageneckia oblonga, Lindleya, Vauquelinia, Kageneckia lanceolata

Kageneckia is a genus of flowering plant in family Rosaceae.


Taxonomic history

Kageneckia Kageneckia photo Kageneckia lanceolata G96609 ARKive

Kageneckia, along with Vauquelinia and Lindleya were formerly placed in family Quillajaceae. It shares a base chromosome number of 17 with the pome-fruited members of tribe Maleae within the Rosaceae, but its fruit are dry and dehiscent.


Species include:

  • Kageneckia angustifolia, D. Don
  • Kageneckia lanceolata, Ruiz & Pav.
  • Kageneckia oblonga, Ruiz & Pav.

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