ⓘ Kibaropsis

                                     

ⓘ Kibaropsis

Kibaropsis is a monotypic genus of plant in the Monimiaceae family. It is endemic to New Caledonia. Its only species is Kibaropsis caledonica. Phylogenetic studies suggest that it is nested in the more widespread genus Hedycarya, where it has once been placed.

                                     
  • as it appears paraphyletic in phylogenetic analyses, with the genera Kibaropsis and Levieria nested in it. Hedycarya alternifolia Hemsl. Hedycarya angustifolia
  • 2010, these 11 genera were considered monospecific: Peumus, Xymalos, Kibaropsis Austromatthaea, Hemmantia, Endressia Hennecartia, Macrotorus, Macropeplus