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Nyctaginaceae (disused)

Magnoliopsida - Caryophyllales - Nyctaginaceae

Nyctaginaceae was named by de Jussieu (1789).

It was assigned to Caryophyllales by Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1789Nyctaginaceae de Jussieu
2000Nyctaginaceae Mabberley

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classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
orderCaryophyllalesJussieu 1820
familyNyctaginaceaede Jussieu 1789
familyNyctaginaceaede Jussieu 1789

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.

No diagnoses are available