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Nelumbo

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Nelumbonaceae

Taxonomy
Nelumbo was named by Adanson.

It was assigned to Nymphaeaceae by Hickey (1977); and to Nelumbonaceae by McIver and Basinger (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Nelumbo Hickey
1993Nelumbo McIver and Basinger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderProtealesJussieu 1829
familyNelumbonaceaeRichard 1827
genusNelumboAdanson

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