Sapindales


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Related to Sapindales: Sapindaceae, Rosidae, order Sapindales, Solanales
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Noun1.Sapindales - an order of dicotyledonous plants
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 Sapindaceae, Sapindaceae, soapberry family - chiefly tropical New and Old World deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs bearing leathery drupes with yellow translucent flesh; most plants produce toxic saponins
box family, Buxaceae, family Buxaceae - widely distributed evergreen shrubs and trees
Celastraceae, family Celastraceae, spindle-tree family, staff-tree family - trees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits
cyrilla family, Cyrilliaceae, family Cyrilliaceae, titi family - shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes: genera Cyrilla and Cliftonia
Aceraceae, family Aceraceae, maple family - a family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples
Aquifoliaceae, family Aquifoliaceae, holly family - widely distributed shrubs and trees
Anacardiaceae, family Anacardiaceae, sumac family - the cashew family; trees and shrubs and vines having resinous (sometimes poisonous) juice; includes cashew and mango and pistachio and poison ivy and sumac
family Hippocastanaceae, Hippocastanaceae, horse-chestnut family - trees having showy flowers and inedible nutlike seeds in a leathery capsule
bladdernut family, family Staphylaceae, Staphylaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of order Sapindales found mostly in the north temperate zone
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We have as yet no picture of the woods ancestral to Brassicales, although Akaniaceae gives us a good guideline of what to look for in Sapindales, Malvales, and related clades.
This alkaloid is present in members of the Magnoliid clade (Canellales, Piperales, Laurales, and Magnoliales), with many representatives in the Magnoliales (143 Annonaceae and 35 Magnoliaceae species), as well as in phylogenetically distant Angiosperms (Alismatales, Rosales, Sapindales, Malvales, and Gentianales).
Wood anatomy of 27 species from Sapindales from Barinas state (Venezuela).
This is consistent with the APGII [26] that indicates that Fabales and Rosales belong to the Eurosidas I subgroup, while the Sapindales belongs to Eurosidas II.
Genus Family Order 1 Paulownia Bignoniaceae, Paulowniaceae Lamiales 2 Hymenosporum Pittosporaceae Apiales 3 Cotyledon Crassulaceae Saxifragales 4 Hebe Scrophulariaceae, Plantaginaceae Lamiales 5 Prunus Rosaceae, Amygdalaceae Rosales 6 Hypericum Clusiaceae, Hypericaceae Malpighiales 7 Kunzea Myrtaceae Myrtales 8 Primula Primulaceae Ericales 9 Citrus Rutaceae Sapindales 10 Eremophila Myoporaceae, Scrophulariaceae Lamiales 11 Nicotiana Solanaceae Solanales 12 Gossypium Malvaceae Malvales Genus Floral Formula 1 Paulownia [up arrow] K(5) [?
An exotic species found across the United States is the tree-of-heaven, Ailanthus altissima (Miller) Swingle, family Simaroubaceae, order Sapindales.
stricta high rain NRM Proteaceae (Family) Grevillea hueglii low rain NR1 Hakea dactyloides high rain BHD Sapindales (Order) Dodonaea attenuata low rain SWC Eriostemon australasius high rain BHD Legume (Superfamily) Acacia brachybotrya low rain NR4 Pultenaea daphnoides high rain BJ1 Senecio (Genus) S.
Flowering plants, Eudicots, Sapindales, Cucurbitales, Myrtaceae, The families and genera of vascular plants.
Similar distributions occur in Sapindales (Carlquist 2015a, 2015b).