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Platanocarpus

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Platanaceae

Taxonomy
Platanocarpus was named by Friis et al. (1988) [See p. 16 of Friis et al. (1988).]. Its type is Platanocarpus marylandensis.

It was assigned to Platanaceae by Friis et al. (1988) and Pedersen et al. (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Platanocarpus Friis et al.
1994Platanocarpus Pedersen et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderProtealesJussieu 1829
familyPlatanaceaeLestiboudois 1826
genusPlatanocarpusFriis et al. 1988

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