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Noun1.Scheuchzeriaceae - a family of monocotyledonous bog herbs of order Naiadales
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Alismales, Naiadales, order Alismales, order Naiadales - an order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants
genus Triglochin, Triglochin - perennial or annual bog or marsh plants; includes arrow grass
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Nov 1956.--Type: Scheuchzeria L.; Scheuchzeriaceae F.
Tofieldia was first named by Walker (1986) as being among the most primitive extant monocotyledons, together with Narthecium (both are former members of Melanthiaceae s.l.), Acoraceae, Scheuchzeriaceae, and Butomaceae.
Re-evaluation of certain key relationships in the Alismatidae: Floral organogenesis of Scheuchzeria palustris (Scheuchzeriaceae).