Laurales

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Laurales
Laurus nobilis MHNT Fleurs.jpg
Laurus nobilis flouers an leafs
Scienteefic clessification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Magnoliids
Order: Laurales
Juss. ex Bercht. & J.Presl[1]
Faimilies

Atherospermataceae
Calycanthaceae
Gomortegaceae
Hernandiaceae
Lauraceae
Monimiaceae
Siparunaceae

The Laurales is an order o flouerin plants. Thay are magnoliids, relatit tae the Magnoliales.

The order includes aboot 2500-2800 species frae 85-90 genera, whilk comprise seiven faimilies o trees an scrogs. Maist o the species are tropical an subtropical, tho a few genera reak the temperate zone. The baist kent species in this order is thaim that's in the Lauraceae (for ensample bay laurel, cinnamon, avocado, an Sassafras), an the ornamental shrub Calycanthus o the Calycanthaceae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161 (2): 105–121. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x. Retrieved 2013–07–06.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)