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Ginkgoopsida

Ginkgoopsida -

Taxonomy
Ginkgoopsida was named by Engler (1897). It is extant.

It was assigned to Pinophyta by Meyen (1984); to Gymnospermae by Mabberley (2000); and to Ginkgophyta by McLoughlin et al. (1995) and Doweld (2001).

Sister taxa
Calamopityales, Callistophytales, Caytoniales, Czekanowskiales, Ephedrales, Ginkgoales, Karkeniales, Leptostrobales, Pentoxylales

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Ginkgoopsida Engler p. 341
1984Ginkgoopsida Meyen p. 88
1995Ginkgoopsida McLoughlin et al.
2000Ginkgoopsida Mabberley
2001Ginkgoopsida Doweld p. xiii

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumGinkgophytaBessey 1907
RankNameAuthor
classGinkgoopsidaEngler 1897
classGinkgoopsidaEngler 1897

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