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Noun1.Pandanales - families Typhaceae; Sparganiaceae; Pandanaceae
plant order - the order of plants
Arecidae, subclass Arecidae - one of four subclasses or superorder of Monocotyledones; comprises about 6400 species in 5 families of trees and shrubs and terrestrial herbs and a few free-floating aquatics including: Palmae; Araceae; Pandanaceae and Lemnaceae
family Pandanaceae, Pandanaceae, screw-pine family - family of woody plants of the order Pandanales including pandanus
cattail family, family Typhaceae, Typhaceae - perennial marsh plants with creeping rootstocks and long linear leaves
bur-reed family, family Sparganiaceae, Sparganiaceae - coextensive with the genus Sparganium
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Fossil Cyclanthus (Cyclanthanceae, Pandanales) from the Eocene of Germany and England.
Within the clade of Monocots, Carludovica drudei and Bomarea chiriquina, which belong to Liliales and Pandanales, respectively, were placed as sisters while Costus pulverulentus and Calathea lutea were settled in nearby clades.
Comparative structure and development of pollen and tapetum in Pandanales. International Journal of Plant Sciences 167: 331-348.