Hypericaceae

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Hypericaceae
Hypericum quadrangulum0.jpg
Hypericum tetrapterum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Hypericaceae
Juss.[1]
Genera

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Hypericaceae is a plant family in the order Malpighiales. Molecular data supports its monophyly.[2] Some systematists[who?] treat it as a subfamily of the Clusiaceae. When it is accepted as a distinct family, it contains the following genera:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161 (2): 105–121. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x. Retrieved 2013-07-06. 
  2. ^ Kenneth J. Wurdack and Charles C. Davis (2009), Malpighiales phylogenetics: Gaining ground on one of the most recalcitrant clades in the angiosperm tree of life, American Journal of Botany 96 (8): 1551–1570, doi:10.3732/ajb.0800207, PMID 21628300 

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