Garryales

Abstract

Garryales are a small order of asterid I families with rather small flowers, sister to the usually larger‐flowered and much more diverse and speciose Lamiales, Gentianales and Solanales.

Keywords: garryaceae; aucubaceae; eucommiaceae; icacinaceae; oncothecaceae; asterid I

Further Reading

Karehed J (2001) Multiple origins of the tropical tree family Icacinaceae. American Journal of Botany 88: 2259–2274.

Liston A (2003) Garryaceae. Kubitzki K The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants. Berlin: Springer‐Verlag.

Stevens PF (2001 onwards) Angiosperm Phylogeny Website.

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Stevens, Peter F(Jul 2003) Garryales. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0003731]