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September 2021

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Order

Commelinales Mirb. ex Bercht. & J. Presl

This order name was first published in Prir. Rostlin 267. 1820. (Jan-Apr 1820)

At the time of this classification snapshot, this order name was accepted by WFO. Its description and most recent preferred usage can be found on World Flora Online, id: wfo-9000000130.

Synonyms of Commelinales

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Hanguanales R. Dahlgren ex Reveal Novon 2(3): 239. 1992. (13 Oct 1992) wfo-9000000243

Families in Commelinales (5)

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Commelinaceae Mirb. Hist. Nat. Pl. 8: 177. 1804. Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000145
Haemodoraceae R.Br. Prodr. 299. 1810. (27 Mar 1810) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000266
Hanguanaceae Airy Shaw Kew Bull. 18: 260. 1964. (8 Dec 1964) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000270
Philydraceae Link Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1: 5. 1821. (16 Mar-30 Jun 1821) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000459
Pontederiaceae Kunth Nov. Gen. Sp. (quarto ed.) 1: 265. 1815[1816]. Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000491