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Ephedraceae (jointfir)

Ginkgoopsida - Ephedrales - Ephedraceae

Taxonomy
Ephedraceae was named by Dumortier. It is extant.

It was assigned to Ephedrales by Meyen (1984); to Gnetopsida by Mabberley (2000); and to Gnetales by Cladera et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Ephedraceae Meyen p. 89
2000Ephedraceae Mabberley
2007Ephedraceae Cladera et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumGinkgophytaBessey 1907
classGinkgoopsidaEngler 1897
RankNameAuthor
orderEphedrales
familyEphedraceaeDumortier
familyEphedraceaeDumortier

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