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Staphylea colchica.jpg
Staphylea colchica
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Clade: Malvids
Order: Crossosomatales
Takht. ex Reveal[1]

The Crossosomatales are an order, newly recognized by the APG II, of flowering plants, included within the Rosids, which are part of the eudicots. The following three families are placed here:

Under the Cronquist system these were placed in the Rosales, Violales, and Sapindales, respectively.

The APG III system of 2009 includes more families in this order:


  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.