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Hierarchical position of the Family Philydraceae

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
   Subclassis  Commelinidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 171. Jan-Mar 1967.
common name: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes
   SuperOrdo  Pontederianae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Philydrales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 62. 1829.
   Subordo  Philydrineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 87. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Philydraceae Link
pub. Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1: 5. 16 Mar-30 Jun 1821.

Named members of the Family Philydraceae

   Genus  Helmholtzia F.Muell.
   Genus  Orthothylax (Hook.f.) Skottsb.
syn. Helmholtzia F.Muell.
   Genus  Philydrella Caruel
   Subfamilia  Philydroideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 422. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Philydreae M. G�mez
pub. Noc. Bot. Sist.: 52. Apr-Dec 1893.
   Genus  Philydrum Banks ex Gaertn.
pub. (1788)

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

For an index to other topics see

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