- Included genera (for Cronquist):
- Buddleja, Emorya, Gomphostigma, Nicodemia, Nuxia, Peltanthera, Polypremum
- Included genera (for IPNI, ):
- Adenoplea, Adenoplusia, Androya, Buddleja, Chilianthus, Emorya, Gomara, Gomaranthus, Gomphostigma, Hasslerella, Lachnopylis, Nicodemia, Nuxia, Peltanthera, Polypremum, Sanango, Valerioa
- GRIN link : Buddlejaceae K. Wilh. (Synonym of: Scrophulariaceae Juss.) Considered a synonym
- GRIN link : Scrophulariaceae Juss. (+genus list (Note: includes synonyms))
The family is not recognized by APGIII, which cites uncertainty in the phylogenetic reconstructions for not resolving the taxonomy. APG III places the various members in Category:Lamiales, in families Gesneriaceae, Scrophulariaceae, Stilbaceae, and Tetrachondraceae.