†family Typhaceae de Jussieu 1789

Monocotyledoneae - Typhales - Commelinidae

Parent taxon: Typhales according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also Shoshani et al. 1989

Sister taxon: Sparganiaceae

Subtaxa: Typha

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Ecology: "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Australia (12), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Tanzania (3), United States (7: Michigan, North Carolina, Washington)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1), Tanzania (1)

• Pliocene of Germany (6)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: California)

• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Miocene to Pliocene of South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Germany (12), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (14), Switzerland (6), United States (14: California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Virginia)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (2), United States (2: Montana)

• Oligocene of Germany (4), the Russian Federation (11), United States (2: Idaho, Montana)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (4: Colorado)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1), United States (12: Colorado, Wyoming)

• Tertiary of the Russian Federation (1)

• Cretaceous of Spain (1), United States (6: Wyoming)

Total: 129 collections including 132 occurrences

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