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Ranunculales
Ranunculus repens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Ranunculales
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See text Download high resolution version (800x674, 140 KB)Creeping butercup (Ranunculus repens). ... Binomial name Ranunculus repens L. The Creeping buttercup (Ranunculus repens) is a flowering plant in the Buttercup family, native to Europe and the Pacific Northwest. ... Scientific classification or biological classification is a method by which biologists group and categorize species of organisms. ... Divisions Green algae Chlorophyta Charophyta Land plants (embryophytes) Non-vascular plants (bryophytes) Marchantiophyta - liverworts Anthocerotophyta - hornworts Bryophyta - mosses Vascular plants (tracheophytes) †Rhyniophyta - rhyniophytes †Zosterophyllophyta - zosterophylls Lycopodiophyta - clubmosses †Trimerophytophyta - trimerophytes Pteridophyta - ferns and horsetails Seed plants (spermatophytes) †Pteridospermatophyta - seed ferns Pinophyta - conifers Cycadophyta - cycads Ginkgophyta - ginkgo Gnetophyta - gnetae Magnoliophyta - flowering plants... It has been suggested that Angiospermae, and Anthophyta be merged into this article or section. ... Magnoliopsida is the botanical name for a class: this name is formed by replacing the termination -aceae in the name Magnoliaceae by the termination -opsida (Art 16 of the ICBN). ... Barthélemy Charles Joseph Dumortier (1797 - 1878) was a Belgian politician and botanist. ...

Ranunculales is an order of flowering plants. Of necessity it contains the family Ranunculaceae, the buttercup family. Scientific classification or biological classification refers to how biologists group and categorize extinct and living species of organisms. ... It has been suggested that Angiospermae, and Anthophyta be merged into this article or section. ... genera see text Ranunculaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ... This article is about the flower. ...


The APG system (1998) and the APG II system (2003) both recognize the order and place it among the basal eudicots, not assigned to a further clade. These systems use this circumscription: A modern system of plant taxonomy, the APG system of plant classification was published in 1998 by the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. ... A modern system of plant taxonomy, the APG II system of plant classification was published in 2003 by the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group, APG, in Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2003). ... In the APG-system, the names eudicots or tricolpates are applied to a monophyletic group that includes most of the (former) dicotyledons. ...

Note: "+ ..." = optional segregrate family, that may be split off from the preceding family. Genera See text. ... Binomial name Circaeaster agrestis Maxim. ... genera see text Kingdoniaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ... Species Euptelea pleiosperma Euptelea polyandra Euptelea is a genus of flowering plants, consisting of 2 species of leptocaul small trees or shrubs. ... Genera Akebia Boquila Decaisnea Holboellia Lardizabala Sargentodoxa Sinofranchetia Stauntonia Lardizabalaceae is a family of flowering plants, within the order Ranunculales. ... Genera See text. ... It has been suggested that Poppy be merged into this article or section. ... genera see text Fumariaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ... genera see text Pteridophyllaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ... genera see text Ranunculaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ...


Under this definition, well-known members of Ranunculales include buttercups, clematis, columbines, delphiniums, and poppies. This article is about the flower. ... Species See text. ... For other things of this name, see Columbine (disambiguation). ... Species See text Delphinium is a genus of about 250 species of annual, biennial or perennial flowering plants in the buttercup family Ranunculaceae, native throughout the Northern Hemisphere and also on the high mountains of tropical Africa. ... Poppy at High Wood Cemetery, France. ...


The Cronquist system (1981) also recognised the order, but placed it in the subclass Magnoliidae, in class Magnoliopsida [= dicotyledons]. It used this circumscription: A system of plant taxonomy, the Cronquist system is a scheme for the classification of flowering plants (or angiosperms). ... Orders Magnoliales Laurales Piperales Aristolochiales Illiciales Nymphaeales Ranunculales Papaverales Magnoliidae is a sub-class of the Dicotyledon flowering plants in the Cronquist system. ... Magnoliopsida is the botanical name for a class: this name is formed by replacing the termination -aceae in the name Magnoliaceae by the termination -opsida (Art 16 of the ICBN). ...

  • order Ranunculales
    family Ranunculaceae
    family Circaeasteraceae
    family Berberidaceae
    family Sargentodoxaceae
    family Lardizabalaceae
    family Menispermaceae
    family Coriariaceae
    family Sabiaceae

In the Cronquist system the Papaveraceae and Fumariaceae (including the plants in the optional family Pteridophyllaceae) were treated as a separate order Papaverales, placed in this same subclass Magnoliidae. genera see text Lardizabalaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. ... Species About 30 species, including: Coriaria angustissima Coriaria arborea Coriaria japonica Coriaria kingiana Coriaria lurida Coriaria microphylla Coriaria myrtifolia Coriaria napalensis Coriaria plumosa Coriaria pteridoides Coriaria ruscifolia Coriaria sarmentosa Coriaria sinica Coriaria terminalis Coriaria is the sole genus in the family Coriariaceae. ... Sabiaceae is a family of plants native to East Asia and Melanesia. ... Families See text The Ranunculales are an order of flowering plants, which belong among the basal eudicots. ...


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Ranunculales/Hoot (305 words)
Now we know that this family is among the most derived within the Ranunculales, and instead Papaveraceae, Furmariaceae, and Euptelea are among the earliest branching groups.
The third surprise is the inclusion of Euptelea within the Ranunculales.
Molecular data show this genus to be near the base of the Ranunculales, although its exact position is not resolved.
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