Celastrales


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Celastrales

[‚sel·ə′strā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous plants in the subclass Rosidae marked by simple leaves and regular flowers.
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Celastrales, Oxalidales, Rosales, Cornales, Ericales.
Phylogeny and delimitation of the Celastrales inferred from nuclear and plastid genes.
In total 17 orders (Acorales, Arecales, Buxales, Celastrales, Ceratophyllales, Crossosomatales, Dilleniales, Escalloniales, Garryales, Gunnerales, Huerteales, Paracryphiales, Petrosaviales, Picramniales, Santalales, Trochodendrales, Zygophyllales) remain blank spots on the angiosperm orbicule-map because no data on orbicules is available (Fig.
Comparative floral structure in Celastrales (Celastraceae, Pamassiaceae, Lepidobotryaceae).
SAMPLES Host Mass of PLANT TAXA Environments No of fruits fruits (g) Arecales Arecaceae Syagrus flexuosa p-n 620 4,200 (Martius) Beccari Allogoptera leucocalyx c-n 264 2,350 (Drude) Kuntze Celastrales Hippocrateaceae Cheiloclinium cognatum c-n 161 1,471.
Dicotyledons: Celastrales, Oxalidales, Rosales, Cornales, Ericales.
characters are more in keeping with placement in Celastrales (Cronquist,
Prior to Samuelsson's (1913) investigation the relationships of empetrids to other plants were unclear, with various proposed systematic positions; for example, in the orders Euphorbiales (Don, 1827), Sapindales (Pax, 1891), or Celastrales (Hutchinson, 1969).
The Salvadoraceae can still be found in the Celastrales, the Columelliaceae in the Hydrangeales (suborder Escalloniineae), the Convolvulaceae and Cuscutaceae in the Convolvulales, and, finally, the Buddlejaceae and Retziaceae he placed in the Scrophulariales .