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Ericales 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23443

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Order  
  Synonym(s): Theales
 
    Lecythidales
 
    Sarraceniales
 
    Diapensiales
 
    Ebenales
 
    Primulales
 
    Polemoniales
 
    Actinidiales
 
    Aegiceratales
 
    Ardisiales
 
    Balsaminales
 
    Barringtoniales
 
    Camelliales
 
    Cyrillales
 
    Diospyrales
 
    Empetrales
 
    Epacridales
 
    Fouquieriales
 
    Gordoniales
 
    Halesiales
 
    Lysimachiales
 
    Marcgraviales
 
    Mitrastemonales
 
    Monotropales
 
    Myrsinales
 
    Rhodorales
 
    Roridulales
 
    Samolales
 
    Sapotales
 
    Styracales
 
    Ternstroemiales
 
    Vacciniales
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderEricales   
    Direct Children:  
                            Family Actinidiaceae   
                            Family Balsaminaceae  – touch-me-nots 
                            Family Clethraceae  – pepperbushes, white alder, clethras 
                            Family Cyrillaceae  – cyrillas 
                            Family Diapensiaceae  – diapensias 
                            Family Ebenaceae  – ebony 
                            Family Ericaceae  – heaths, éricacées 
                            Family Fouquieriaceae  – ocotillo 
                            Family Lecythidaceae  – Brazil-nut 
                            Family Marcgraviaceae   
                            Family Mitrastemonaceae   
                            Family Pentaphylacaceae   
                            Family Polemoniaceae  – phlox 
                            Family Primulaceae  – primroses, primevères 
                            Family Roridulaceae   
                            Family Sapotaceae  – sapodillas, sapotes 
                            Family Sarraceniaceae  – pitcherplants 
                            Family Sladeniaceae   
                            Family Styracaceae  – storax 
                            Family Symplocaceae  – sweetleaf 
                            Family Tetrameristaceae   
                            Family Theaceae  – tea 
       

 References
       
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  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/   
  Reference for: Ericales   
       
  Source: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy, 2014, document (version Plantae)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2014. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall   
  Reference for: Ericales   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Ericales   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Ericales   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
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