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Athrotaxopsis

Pinopsida - Pinales - Taxodiaceae

Taxonomy
Athrotaxopsis was named by Fontaine (1889). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Taxodiaceae by Upchurch et al. (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Athrotaxopsis Fontaine
1994Athrotaxopsis Upchurch et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
phylumPinophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPinopsidaBurnett 1833
orderPinalesDumortier 1829
familyTaxodiaceaeSaporta 1865
genusAthrotaxopsisFontaine 1889

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