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Asclepiadaceae

Magnoliopsida - Gentianales - Asclepiadaceae

Taxonomy
Asclepiadaceae was named by Borkhausen.

It was assigned to Contortae by MacGinitie (1941); and to Gentianales by Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Asclepiadaceae MacGinitie
2000Asclepiadaceae Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderGentianalesJussieu 1820
familyAsclepiadaceaeBorkhausen
familyAsclepiadaceaeBorkhausen

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