Linales


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Linales

[lī′nā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous plants in the subclass Orsidae containing simple-leaved herbs or woody plants with hypogynous, regular, syncarpous flowers having five to many stamens which are connate at the base.
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The association of Clusiaceae with clades having diplostemonous flowers (e.g., Linales, Ochnaceae, rosids I) supports the acceptance of a staminodial nature of the nectaries in Harungana.