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Rosids
Euphorbia heterophylla (Painted Euphorbia) in Hyderabad, AP W IMG 9720.jpg
Euphorbia heterophylla
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Orders

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The rosids are members o a lairge clade o flouerin plants, containin aboot 70,000 species,[1] mair than a quarter o aw angiosperms.[2] The clade is dividit intae 16 tae 20 orders, dependin upon circumscription an classification. These orders, in turn, thegither comprise aboot 140 faimilies.[3] The rosids an the asterids are bi far the lairgest clades in the eudicots.

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  2. Robert W. Scotland and Alexandra H. Wortley (2003), "How many species of seed plants are there?", Taxon 52 (1): 101–104, doi:10.2307/3647306, JSTOR 3647306 
  3. Douglas E. Soltis, Pamela S. Soltis, Peter K. Endress, and Mark W. Chase (2005), Phylogeny and Evolution of the Angiosperms, Sunderland, MA, USA: Sinauer, ISBN 978-0-87893-817-9