Solanales

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Solanales
Solanum melongena ja02.jpg
Solanum melongena
(Aubergine)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Clade: Lamiids
Order: Solanales
Juss. ex Bercht. & J.Presl, 1820[1][2][3]
Families[1]

The Solanales are an order of flowering plants, included in the asterid group of dicotyledons. Some older sources used the name Polemoniales for this order.

Taxonomy

Under the older Cronquist system, the latter three families were placed elsewhere, and a number of others were included:

In the

superorder
Solaniflorae (also called Solananae).

The following families are included here in newer systems such as that of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (APG):

The APG II classification treats the Solanales in the group

Euasterids I
.

References

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  3. ^ Reveal, James L. (17 February 2011) [1998]. "Indices Nominum Supragenericorum Plantarum Vascularium – S, Solanales". Indices Nominum Supragenericorum Plantarum Vascularium Alphabetical Listing by Genera of Validly Published Suprageneric Names. University of Maryland and Cornell University.

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