The Arecaceae are a botanical faimily o perennial lianas, shrubs, an trees commonly kent as paum trees.

Arecaceae
Temporal range: 80–0 Ma
Late Cretaceous- Recent
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Coconut paum tree Cocos nucifera growin in Florida.
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Arecales
Bromhead[1]
Faimily: Arecaceae
Schultz Sch.[1]
Subfaimilies
Diversity
Well ower 2600 species in some 202 genera

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009), "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III", Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 161 (2): 105–121, doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x, retrieved 2010-12-10
  2. "Arecaceae Bercht. & J. Presl, nom. cons". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2007-04-13. Retrieved 2009-07-18.