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Family Profile
Family Description

A family of a single genus and two species in SE Asia, New Guinea and Australia.


Cardiopteris - A genus of two species in SE Asia, Malesia and Australia; one species occurs naturally in Australia. Hewson (1984); Sleumer (1971).


Hewson, H.J. (1984). Cardiopteridaceae. In 'Flora of Australia.' Vol. 22, (Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.), p. 213.

Sleumer, H. (1971). Cardiopteridaceae. In 'Flora Malesiana.' Ser. 1, Vol. 7, (Wolters-Noordhoff: Groningen.), pp. 93-96.

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