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Index Poales

The Poales are a large order of flowering plants in the monocotyledons, and includes families of plants such as the grasses, bromeliads, and sedges. [1]

62 relations: Anarthriaceae, APG III system, APG system, Barley, Bentham & Hooker system, Bromeliaceae, Bromeliales, Centrolepidaceae, Chloroplast DNA, Commelinales, Commelinids, Common wheat, Cretaceous, Cronquist system, Cyperaceae, Cyperales, Descriptive botanical names, Ecdeiocoleaceae, Engler system, Eriocaulaceae, Falcaria (moth), Flagellaria, Flower, Flowering plant, Foxtail millet, Glumaceae, Glumiflorae, Graminid clade, Hutchinson system, Hydatellales, Inflorescence, John Kunkel Small, Joinvilleaceae, Juncaceae, Juncales, Late Cretaceous, List of systems of plant taxonomy, Maize, Mayaca, Millet, Monocotyledon, New York City, Order (biology), Poaceae, Poales, Pollen, Rapateaceae, Restionaceae, Restionales, Rice, ..., South America, Starch, Thurniaceae, Typha latifolia, Typhaceae, Typhales, United States, Wettstein system, Wheat, Xyridaceae, Xyris complanata, Zingiberales. Expand index (12 more) »


The Anarthriaceae are a family of three genera, Anarthria, Hopkinsia and Lyginia of flowering plants, now included in Restionaceae following APG IV (2016).

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APG III system

The APG III system of flowering plant classification is the third version of a modern, mostly molecular-based, system of plant taxonomy being developed by the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (APG).

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APG system

The APG system (Angiosperm Phylogeny Group system) of plant classification is the first version of a modern, mostly molecular-based, system of plant taxonomy.

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Barley (Hordeum vulgare), a member of the grass family, is a major cereal grain grown in temperate climates globally.

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Bentham & Hooker system

A taxonomic system, the Bentham & Hooker system for seed plants, was published in Bentham and Hooker's Genera plantarum ad exemplaria imprimis in herbariis kewensibus servata definita in three volumes between 1862 and 1883.

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The Bromeliaceae (the bromeliads) are a family of monocot flowering plants of 51 genera and around 3475 known species native mainly to the tropical Americas, with a few species found in the American subtropics and one in tropical west Africa, Pitcairnia feliciana.

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The Bromeliales is the botanical name of an order of flowering plants.

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Centrolepidaceae are a family of flowering plants now included in Restionaceae following APG IV (2016).

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Chloroplast DNA

Chloroplasts have their own DNA, often abbreviated as cpDNA.

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Commelinales is the botanical name of an order of flowering plants.

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In plant taxonomy, commelinids (originally commelinoids) (plural, not capitalised) is a name used by the APG IV system for a clade within the monocots, which in its turn is a clade within the angiosperms.

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Common wheat

Common wheat (Triticum aestivum), also known as bread wheat, is a cultivated wheat species.

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The Cretaceous is a geologic period and system that spans 79 million years from the end of the Jurassic Period million years ago (mya) to the beginning of the Paleogene Period mya.

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Cronquist system

The Cronquist system is a taxonomic classification system of flowering plants.

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The Cyperaceae are a family of monocotyledonous graminoid flowering plants known as sedges, which superficially resemble grasses and rushes.

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Cyperales was a name for an order of flowering plants.

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Descriptive botanical names

Descriptive botanical names are scientific names of groups of plants that are irregular, not being derived systematically from the name of a type genus.

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The Ecdeiocoleaceae comprise a family of flowering plants with two genera and three species.

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Engler system

One of the prime systems of plant taxonomy, the Engler system was devised by Adolf Engler (1844–1930), and is featured in two major taxonomic texts he authored or coauthored.

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The Eriocaulaceae are a family of monocotyledonous flowering plants in the order Poales, commonly known as the pipewort family.

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Falcaria (moth)

Falcaria is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Drepaninae.

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Flagellaria is the sole genus in the flowering plant family Flagellariaceae with only five species.

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A flower, sometimes known as a bloom or blossom, is the reproductive structure found in flowering plants (plants of the division Magnoliophyta, also called angiosperms).

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Flowering plant

The flowering plants, also known as angiosperms, Angiospermae or Magnoliophyta, are the most diverse group of land plants, with 416 families, approximately 13,164 known genera and c. 295,383 known species.

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Foxtail millet

Foxtail millet (botanic name Setaria italica, synonym Panicum italicum L.) is an annual grass grown for human food.

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Glumaceae is a descriptive botanical name.

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Glumiflorae (gluma.

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Graminid clade

The graminid clade is a clade of plants in the order Poales uniting four families, of which the grasses (Poaceae) are the most species-rich.

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Hutchinson system

A system of plant taxonomy by John Hutchinson, the Hutchinson system, was published as The families of flowering plants, arranged according to a new system based on their probable phylogeny (two volumes) in three editions; 1st edition 1926–1934; 2nd edition 1959; 3rd edition, 1973.

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Hydatellales is a botanical name for an order of flowering plants.

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An inflorescence is a group or cluster of flowers arranged on a stem that is composed of a main branch or a complicated arrangement of branches.

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John Kunkel Small

John Kunkel Small (January 31, 1869 – January 20, 1938) was an American botanist.

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The Joinvilleaceae are a family of flowering plants with a single genus including four species.

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Juncaceae is a family of flowering plants, commonly known as the rush family.

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Juncales is a botanical name for an order of flowering plants.

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Late Cretaceous

The Late Cretaceous (100.5–66 Ma) is the younger of two epochs into which the Cretaceous period is divided in the geologic timescale.

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List of systems of plant taxonomy

This list of systems of plant taxonomy presents "taxonomic systems" used in plant classification.

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Maize (Zea mays subsp. mays, from maíz after Taíno mahiz), also known as corn, is a cereal grain first domesticated by indigenous peoples in southern Mexico about 10,000 years ago.

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Mayaca is a genus of flowering plants, often placed in its own family, the Mayacaceae.

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Millets (/ˈmɪlɪts/) are a group of highly variable small-seeded grasses, widely grown around the world as cereal crops or grains for fodder and human food.

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Monocotyledons, commonly referred to as monocots, (Lilianae sensu Chase & Reveal) are flowering plants (angiosperms) whose seeds typically contain only one embryonic leaf, or cotyledon.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Order (biology)

In biological classification, the order (ordo) is.

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Poaceae or Gramineae is a large and nearly ubiquitous family of monocotyledonous flowering plants known as grasses, commonly referred to collectively as grass.

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The Poales are a large order of flowering plants in the monocotyledons, and includes families of plants such as the grasses, bromeliads, and sedges.

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Pollen is a fine to coarse powdery substance comprising pollen grains which are male microgametophytes of seed plants, which produce male gametes (sperm cells).

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The Rapateaceae are a family of flowering plants.

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The Restionaceae, also called restiads and restios, are a family of annual or perennial rush-like flowering plants native to the Southern Hemisphere; they vary from a few centimeters to 3 m in height.

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Restionales is a botanical name for an order of flowering plants.

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Rice is the seed of the grass species Oryza sativa (Asian rice) or Oryza glaberrima (African rice).

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South America

South America is a continent in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Starch or amylum is a polymeric carbohydrate consisting of a large number of glucose units joined by glycosidic bonds.

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The Thurniaceae are a family of flowering plants composed of two genera with four species.

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Typha latifolia

Typha latifolia (broadleaf cattail, bulrush, common bulrush, common cattail, cat-o'-nine-tails, great reedmace, cooper's reed, cumbungi) is a perennial herbaceous plant in the genus Typha.

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The Typhaceae are a family of flowering plants.

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Typhales is a botanical name for an order of flowering plants.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Wettstein system

A system of plant taxonomy, the Wettstein system recognised the following main groups, according to Richard Wettstein's Handbuch der Systematischen Botanik (1901–1924).

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Wheat is a grass widely cultivated for its seed, a cereal grain which is a worldwide staple food.

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The Xyridaceae are a family of flowering plants.

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Xyris complanata

Xyris complanata, known as the feathered yellow-eye is a tufted herb in the Xyridaceae family.

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The Zingiberales are flowering plants forming one of four orders in the commelinids clade of monocots, together with its sister order, Commelinales.

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