Proteales


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Noun1.Proteales - coextensive with the family Proteaceae
plant order - the order of plants
class Dicotyledonae, class Dicotyledones, class Magnoliopsida, Dicotyledonae, Dicotyledones, Magnoliopsida - comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
family Proteaceae, protea family, Proteaceae - large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
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For example, Doyle and Endress (2010) found that Sapindopsis (Crane et al., 1993) and Spanomera (Drinnan et al., 1991) belong near the base of the eudicots, in Proteales and Buxales, respectively, whereas Virginianthus (Friis et al..
Ahora parece que se debe anadir otro grupo que tambien cambia su distribucion natural al avanzar el tiempo; las Proteales estan representadas en el Cretacico de Mexico por hojas, polen y frutos, aunque por el momento los organos aislados se conocen de diferentes localidades (Guerrero-Marquez et al., 2011; Vazquez-Rueda et al., 2011).
Order Proteales, of which Grevillea in Proteaceae is a member) and Kingdom (e.g.