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Mahonia

Magnoliopsida - Ranunculales - Berberidaceae

Taxonomy
Mahonia was named by Nuttall (1818). It is extant.

It was assigned to Berberidaceae by Brown (1959).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Mahonia Nuttall
1959Mahonia Brown p. 128

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderRanunculalesJussieu 1820
familyBerberidaceaede Jussieu 1789
genusMahoniaNuttall 1818

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available