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Related to Calycanthaceae: Calycanthus, Laurales
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Noun1.Calycanthaceae - shrubs or small trees having aromatic bark; the eastern United States and eastern Asia
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
Calycanthus, genus Calycanthus - a magnoliid dicot genus of the family Calycanthaceae including: allspice
Chimonanthus, genus Chimonanthus - small genus of Asian deciduous or evergreen shrubs having fragrant flowers: winter sweet
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Calycanthaceae (Furness & Rudall, 2001 a), y por lo menos Siparuna aspera, hace pensar que se trata de una condicion plesiomorfica en estas familias.
Floral architecture and phyllotaxis in Calycanthaceae (Laurales).
5] Verbena x hybrida Voss [101] LAURALES Calycanthaceae Chimonanthus nitens Olivier [120] C.
As far as known, the character is not recorded in Hernandiaceae and Calycanthaceae, which are basal families within the Laurales (Renner, 1999).
Fossil reproductive structures of families such as Chloranthaceae, Calycanthaceae, Hamamelidaceae, Platanaceae, and several basal rosid families have been documented from the Late Cretaceous (Crane & Herendeen, 1996), and one or more of these co-occur with Icacinoxylon at numerous mesofossil assemblages (Herendeen 1991b, unpubl.