Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Airospermeae
Kainul. & B.Bremer
Type genus
K.Schum. & Lauterb.

Airospermeae is a tribe of flowering plants in the Rubiaceae family and contains 7 species in 2 genera. Its representatives are found in New Guinea, Fiji, the Lesser Sunda Islands, the Philippines, and Sumatra.[1][2]


Currently accepted names



  1. "World Checklist of Rubiaceae". Retrieved April 2016. Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. Kainulainen K, Razafimandimbison SG, Bremer B (2013). "Phylogenetic relationships and new tribal delimitations in subfamily Ixoroideae (Rubiaceae)". Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 173 (3): 387–406. doi:10.1111/boj.12038.
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