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Dioscoreaceae

Dioscoreales - Dioscoreaceae

Taxonomy
Dioscoreaceae was named by Brown (1810).

It was assigned to Dioscoreales by Mabberley (2000) and Taylor et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Dioscoreaceae Brown
2000Dioscoreaceae Mabberley
2008Dioscoreaceae Taylor et al. p. 1029

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumAngiospermae
subclassMonocotyledoneae
RankNameAuthor
subclassLiliidae
orderDioscorealesBrown 1835
familyDioscoreaceaeBrown 1810
familyDioscoreaceaeBrown 1810

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