Author:
Jan Scholten
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Botany: 18 genera; tropical; carpels only united by style; ovule with 1 locule; fruit a cluster of samaras or drupes.
Content: bitter triterpenoids; quassinoids; limonoids.
DD: Oxygen; Chlorine; Bromine; Iodine; Silver series.

Taxonomy
Simaroubaceae is one of the Families in the Sapindales in the Apg3 classification.
In the Plant theory Simaroubaceae is placed in Subphase 6.

Genera
Ailanthus; Amaroria; Brucea; Castela; Eurycoma; Gymnostemon; Hannoa; Iridosma; Laumoniera; Leitneria; Nothospondias; Odyendea; Perriera; Picrasma; Picrolemma; Pierreodendron; Quassia; Samadera; Simaba; Simarouba; Soulamea.