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Oleaceae

Magnoliopsida - Scrophulariales - Oleaceae

Taxonomy
Oleaceae was named by von Hoffmannsegg and Link (1809).

It was assigned to Contortae by MacGinitie (1941); to Scrophulariales by Mabberley (2000); and to Lamiales by Taylor et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1809Oleaceae von Hoffmannsegg and Link
1941Oleaceae MacGinitie
2000Oleaceae Mabberley
2008Oleaceae Taylor et al. p. 1030

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassAsteridae
orderScrophulariales
familyOleaceaevon Hoffmannsegg and Link 1809
familyOleaceaevon Hoffmannsegg and Link 1809

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