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Cladrastis (yellowwood)

Magnoliopsida - Fabales - Leguminosae

Cladrastis was named by Rafinesque (1824). It is extant.

It was assigned to Leguminosae by Brown (1959).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1824Cladrastis Rafinesque
1959Cladrastis Brown p. 128

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classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
orderFabalesBromhead 1838
familyLeguminosaede Jussieu
genusCladrastisRafinesque 1824

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.

No diagnoses are available