Alismatales

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Alismatales

[ə‚liz·mə′tā·lēz]
(botany)
A small order of flowering plants in the subclass Alismatidae, including aquatic and semiaquatic herbs.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Kubitzki (ed.), The families and genera of vascular plants IV, flowering plants--monocotyledons, Alismatanae and Commelinanae (except Gramineae).
4, Flowering plants: Monocotyledons: Alismatanae and Commelinanae (except Gramineae).