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Corylus

Magnoliopsida - Fagales - Betulaceae

Taxonomy
Corylus was named by Linnaeus.

It was assigned to Betulaceae by Knowlton (1899), Hickey (1977) and Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Corylus Knowlton
1977Corylus Hickey
2000Corylus Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderFagalesEngler 1892
familyBetulaceaeGray 1822
genusCorylusLinnaeus

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