Myristicineae, a new suborder within Magnoliales
Abstract:Myristicaceae are sister group to the remaining five families of Magnoliales, which make up the suborder Magnoliineae. Both with regard to morphological and DNA sequence data, Myristicaceae have diverged substantially from Magnoliineae, whereas at the same time monophyly of Magnoliales is conclusive. This relationship between Myristicaceae and Magnoliineae is affirmed by describing the suborder Myristicineae.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: National Herbarium of the Netherlands, Utrecht University branch, Heidelberglaan 2, 3584 CS Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Publication date: 2003-05-01
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