Some websites and publications continued to indicate the family of this tree as Elaeocarpaceae. The assignment to Elaeocarpaceae might be true before 1998. Post 1998, the tree was assigned to the family Muntingiaceae .
 Bayer C, Chase MW, Fay MF. Muntingiaceae, a new family of dicotyledons with Malvalean affinities. Taxon 1998;47(1):37-42. | Abtract |