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Liquidambar (sweetgum)

Magnoliopsida - Saxifragales - Hamamelidaceae

Liquidambar was named by Linnaeus (1753). It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1753Liquidambar Linnaeus
1941Liquidambar MacGinitie
1959Liquidambar Brown p. 128

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classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
orderSaxifragalesvon Berchtold and Presl 1820
familyHamamelidaceaeBrown 1818
genusLiquidambarLinnaeus 1753

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