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Arecaceae

Arecales - Arecaceae

Taxonomy
Arecaceae was named by von Berchtold and Presl (1820). It is extant. It was considered monophyletic by Jud (2011).

It was assigned to Arecales by Jud (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1820Arecaceae von Berchtold and Presl
2011Arecaceae Jud

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumAngiospermae
subclassMonocotyledoneae
RankNameAuthor
orderArecalesBromhead 1840
familyArecaceaevon Berchtold and Presl 1820
familyArecaceaevon Berchtold and Presl 1820

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