Erythroxylaceae


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Erythroxylaceae

[‚er·ə‚thräk·sə′lās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A homogeneous family of dicotyledonous woody plants in the order Linales characterized by petals that are internally appendiculate, three carpels, and flowers without a disk.
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1998; Stevens, 2007), Ctenolophonaceae (Narayana & Rao, 1971; Matthews & Endress, 2011), Erythroxylaceae (Eichler, 1878), Euphorbiaceae (Schoute, 1935; Rao, 1972; Endress, 1999), Euphroniaceae (Matthews & Endress, 2008), Humiriaceae (Rao & Narayana, 1965; Narayana & Rao, 1969), Hypericaceae (Eichler, 1878; Ronse De Craene & Smets, 1991), Ixonanthaceae (Steyermark & Luteyn, 1980), Linaceae (Eichler, 1878; Schoute, 1935; Narayana, 1963; Endress, 1999; Matthews & Endress, 2011), Medusagynaceae (Dickison, 1990), Ochnaceae (Eichler, 1878), Quiinaceae (Schneider et al.
Systematic position of Humiriaceae, Linaceae and erythroxylaceae in the light of their comparative floral morphology and embryology: A discussion.