Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Magnoliales
Familia: Annonaceae
Genus: Xylopia


Xylopia is a genus of plant in family Annonaceae. This genus is solely composed of trees, distribution of which is pantropical (1998, van Balgooy). It contains the following species (but this list may be incomplete):

* Xylopia africana, (Benth.) Oliv.
* Xylopia amplexicaulis, (Lam.) Baillon
* Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
* Xylopia aromatica (Lam.) Mart.
* Xylopia ekmanii, R.E. Fries
* Xylopia elliotii, Engl.
* Xylopia elliptica, Maingay ex Hook.f. & Th.
* Xylopia flexuosa
* Xylopia frutescens Aubl.
* Xylopia ferruginea
* Xylopia hastarum, M.L. Green
* Xylopia lamarckii, Baillon
* Xylopia latipetala, Verdc.
* Xylopia longifolia, DC.
* Xylopia magna, Maingay ex Hook.f. & Th.
* Xylopia pierrei, Hance
* Xylopia richardii, Boivin ex Baillon
* Xylopia sericea A. St.-Hil.
* Xylopia talbotii, Exell


1. ^ Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) (2007-10-05). "Genus: Xylopia L." (HTML). Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?12987. Retrieved 2008-04-19.

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