caryophyllidae definition

  • noun:
    • several families of mostly plants having basal or free-central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); it contains 14 people including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; it corresponds around to order Caryophyllales; it is occasionally classified as a superorder.
    • several groups of mostly blossoms having basal or main placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); includes 14 households including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds roughly to order Caryophyllales; sometimes categorized as a superorder

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