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Diospyros

Magnoliopsida - Theales - Ebenaceae

Taxonomy
Diospyros was named by Linnaeus. It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was assigned to Ebenaceae by Knowlton (1899), MacGinitie (1941) and Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Diospyros Knowlton
1941Diospyros MacGinitie
2000Diospyros Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassDilleniidae
orderTheales
familyEbenaceaeGuerke 1891
genusDiospyrosLinnaeus

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