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Posidoniaceae

- Posidoniaceae

Taxonomy
Posidoniaceae was named by Hutchinson (1895). It is extant.

It was reranked as the subfamily Posidonioideae by den Hartog (1970).

It was assigned to Potamogetonaceae by den Hartog (1970); and to Alismatales by Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Posidoniaceae Hutchinson
1970Posidonioideae den Hartog p. 120
2000Posidoniaceae Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
phylumMagnoliophytaCronquist et al.
Anthophyta
Liliopsida()
RankNameAuthor
Alismatidae
HydrocharitalesDumort 1829
Hydrocharitaceae(de Jussieu 1789)
Petrosaviaceae(Hutch 1934)
Alismatales(Brown 1820)
familyPosidoniaceaeHutchinson 1895
familyPosidoniaceaeHutchinson 1895

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