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Arctostaphylos

Magnoliopsida - Ericales - Ericaceae

Taxonomy
Arctostaphylos was named by Adanson.

It was assigned to Ericaceae by Knowlton (1899) and Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Arctostaphylos Knowlton
2000Arctostaphylos Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderEricalesvon Berchtold and Presl 1820
familyEricaceaede Jussieu 1789
genusArctostaphylosAdanson

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