Development of Transcriptomic Resources for Interrogating the Biosynthesis of Monoterpene Indole Alkaloids in Medicinal Plant Species
Camptotheca acuminata (Nyssaceae) is in the order Cornales within the asterid superorder of core eudicots, and Catharanthus roseus and Rauvolfia serpentina (both Apocynaceae) are in Gentainales, also within the asterids. Arabidopsis thaliana is in the family Brassicales within the rosid superorder. Fabales and Astrales are shown for orientation. Redrawn and greatly simplified from APG III .