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Acanthaceae

Magnoliopsida - Scrophulariales - Acanthaceae

Taxonomy
Acanthaceae was named by de Jussieu (1789).

It was assigned to Scrophulariales by Mabberley (2000).

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

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassAsteridae
orderScrophulariales
familyAcanthaceaede Jussieu 1789
familyAcanthaceaede 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