Ceratophyllaceae


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Noun1.Ceratophyllaceae - coextensive with the genus Ceratophyllum: hornworts
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
Ceratophyllum, genus Ceratophyllum - constituting the family Ceratophyllaceae: hornworts
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Because such simplicity also occurs in some basal angiosperms (Chloranthaceae, Ceratophyllaceae, and the fossil Archaefructus) (e.
X CERATOPHYLLACEAE (Hornwort Family) Ceratophyllum demersum L.
1997), positioned with the eudicots Ceratophyllaceae, Laurales, Magnoliales and Piperales in an unresolved polytomy (APG, 1998), basal within the angiosperms (Donoghue and Mathews, 1998), sister to Chloranthus (Mathews and Donoghue, 1999), sister to the Laurales (Parkinson et al.