Liliopsida

Class in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeMagnoliophyta

  • 29,077,484

    Occurrences
  • 93,785

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Liliopsida

Common names

  • monocotyledons eng
  • monocots
  • monocotyledons
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted class

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Magnoliophyta
class
Liliopsida
order
12
family
93
genus
9,690
species
93,785
 
complete classification

Bibliography

Cronquist, A. 1988: The evolution and classification of flowering plants. New York, The New York Botanic Gardens.

Mabberley, D. J. 2008: Mabberley's plant book, a portable dictionary of plants, their classification and uses. 3rd ed. Cambridge University Press. 1021 p.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.