Phylogeny of the genus Peperomia (Piperaceae) inferred from the trnK/matK region (cpDNA).

Abstract

The genus Peperomia is one of the largest genera of basal angiosperms, comprising about 1500-1700 pantropically distributed species. The currently accepted infrageneric classification divides Peperomia into nine subgenera and seven sections. This classification is based on some 200 species, primarily using fruit morphology. The monophyly of these… (More)

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