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Malpighiaceae

Magnoliopsida - Polygalales - Malpighiaceae

Taxonomy
Malpighiaceae was named by de Jussieu (1789).

It was assigned to Polygalales by Mabberley (2000); and to Malpighiales by Taylor et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1789Malpighiaceae de Jussieu
2000Malpighiaceae Mabberley
2008Malpighiaceae Taylor et al. p. 1029

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassRosidaeTakhtajan 1967
orderPolygalales
familyMalpighiaceaede Jussieu 1789
familyMalpighiaceaede 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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available