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Pterocarya (wingnut)

Magnoliopsida - Juglandales - Juglandaceae

Taxonomy
Pterocarya was named by Kunth (1824). It is extant.

It was assigned to Juglandaceae by Brown (1959) and Hickey (1977).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1824Pterocarya Kunth
1959Pterocarya Brown p. 128
1977Pterocarya Hickey

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassHamamelidae
orderJuglandales
familyJuglandaceaePerleb 1818
genusPterocaryaKunth 1824

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