family Rapateaceae


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Noun1.family Rapateaceae - South American herbs somewhat resembling members of the Juncaceae
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Commelinales, order Commelinales, order Xyridales, Xyridales - an order of monocotyledonous herbs
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In contrast to these taxa, numerous probably strong hyperaccumulating members are present in the family Rapateaceae, which was placed in the commelinoids according to the APG classification (1998).