order Ginkgoales


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Noun1.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
plant order - the order of plants
class Ginkgophytina, class Ginkgopsida, Ginkgophytina, Ginkgopsida, subdivision Ginkgophyta, subdivision Ginkgophytina - ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
family Ginkgoaceae, ginkgo family, Ginkgoaceae - constituting the order Ginkgoales; includes the genus Ginkgo and extinct forms
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They have told me that of the family Ginkgoaceae, order ginkgoales, the ginkgo biloba is the only remaining species.