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Сусаковые - Butomaceae 7/25/11

Butomus is the only known genus in the plant family Butomaceae, native to Europe and Asia. The Butomaceae family has been recognized by most taxonomists as a plant family; it is sometimes called the "flowering-rush family". The APG II system, of 2003 (unchanged from the APG system, 1998), also recognizes such a family, and places it in the order Alismatales, in the clade monocots. The family counts a single species, Butomus umbellatus. At the ranks of family and order, this is the same placement as in the Cronquist system. However, Cronquist assumed a much smaller order and assigned the order to subclass Alismatidae, in class Liliopsida [=monocotyledons].
Сусак зонтичный - Butomus umbellatus

Сусак зонтичный - Butomus umbellatus

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