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Восковницевые (Myricaceae) 7/9/16—11/28/18

The Myricaceae are a small family of dicotyledonous shrubs and small trees in the order Fagales. There are three genera in the family, although some botanists separate many species from Myrica into a fourth genus Morella. About 55 species are usually accepted in Myrica, one in Canacomyrica, and one in Comptonia.

Well-known members of this family include bayberry and sweetfern.
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