family Ginkgoaceae

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Related to family Ginkgoaceae: Ginkgoales, Ginkgopsida, Hamamelidaceae, Cycadaceae, Cycadophyta
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Ginkgoaceae - constituting the order Ginkgoales; includes the genus Ginkgo and extinct forms
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Ginkgoales, order Ginkgoales - coextensive with the family Ginkgoaceae: plants that first appeared in the Permian and now represented by a single surviving species; often included in Coniferales
genus Ginkgo - sole surviving genus of the Ginkgoaceae
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biloba is a sole living member of the family Ginkgoaceae that has survived unchanged for millions of years (Jacobs and Browner, 2000).
They have told me that of the family Ginkgoaceae, order ginkgoales, the ginkgo biloba is the only remaining species.