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Carya (hickory)

Magnoliopsida - Juglandales - Juglandaceae

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

It was assigned to Juglandaceae by MacGinitie (1941) and Brown (1959).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Carya Nuttall
1941Carya MacGinitie
1959Carya Brown p. 128

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassHamamelidae
orderJuglandales
familyJuglandaceaePerleb 1818
genusCaryaNuttall 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