Scitamineae


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Scitamineae

[‚sīd·ə′min·ē‚ē]
(botany)
An equivalent name for Zingiberales.
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El Orden Zingiberales (previamente llamado Scitamineae), esta compuesto por ocho familias separadas: Cannaceae, Costaceae, Heliconiaceae, Lowiaceae, Marantaceae, Musaceae, Strelitziae y Zingiberaceae, y mas de 2000 especies.
Phylogeny of the Scitamineae: morphological and anatomical considerations.
With his passion for spreading knowledge, he wrote a major study on Monandrian Plants of the Order Scitamineae (arranged according to the system of Linnaeus) (1828) that is still important to botanists today.