The PEDIGREE of
Family Rubiaceae (Coffee & kin)

 
     (Ixoroideae & Cinchonoideae clade together); aka Madder family, Bedstraw family; aka Order Rubiales; (4th largest family of plants)

 "Child(ren)":       Subfamily Ixoroideae (Coffee & kin)   ;   Cinchonoideae (quinine : gambier : etc. :: 9 tribes)   ;   Rubioideae (west Indian jasmine : partridgeberry : etc. :: 18 tribes)   ;   590 genera (13620 species) altogether
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/-- Empire of Archaeplastida   +====> [ 57]
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/-- Kingdom of Viridiplantae (Green Plants)
/-- Subkingdom of Streptophyta (Land plants)
/-- Branch of Stomatophytes  (475 M BC)
/-- Infrakingdom of Tracheophytes (Vascular Plants)
/-- Subphylum Euphyllophytina (Ferns & Seed Plants)
/-- Superdivision of Spermatophytes (Seed Plants)
/-- Division of Magnoliophyta (Flowering Plants)
/-- Subdivision of Mesangiospermae
/   | OR: prob. not Class Magnoliopsida   +====> [ 67]
/-- Cohort of Eudicots
/-- Infracohort Pentapetalae
/-- Clade of Superasterids
/-- Subclass Asteridae
/-- Order Gentianales
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- Family Rubiaceae (Coffee & kin)
 

 
  ``2-Great Grandchild:''       Arabian coffee bush
 

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