About the Classification Download. Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Class Liliopsida. Click on names to expand them, and on P for PLANTS profiles. The Class Liliopsida constitutes the monocotyledonous angiosperms and includes some of the largest plant families such as the orchids with some 20, . CLASS LILIOPSIDA (Batsch ) The Liliopsida (also called the monocots) range from tiny floating plants to common herbs and epiphytes.
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Clsasesubclass Liliidae – one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises 17 families including: The class Liliopsida represents monocot plants, and Magnoliopsida represents dicot plants.
In this chapter, we shall do the same by considering representative monocot families.
Alismatidaesubclass Alismatidae – one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs. In summary the monocotyledons were named: Smaller units of the inflorescence are llliopsida spikelets and these are arranged on one or more branches in a wide variety of different ways to which the standard terminology for inflorescences can be applied, but using the spikelet instead of the individual flower.
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Oliver and Boyd, The upper end of the sheath, known as the sheath mouth is the collar on the lower outer surface that may be produced into short appendages called auricles.
Like a rhizome, a stolon results in a spreading or turf forming grass plant. Policies and guidelines Contact us. Liliaceae; Alliaceae; Amaryllidaceae; Iridaceae; Orchidaceae; Trilliaceae AlismalesNaiadalesorder Alismalesorder Naiadales – an order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants. Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae. In the previous chapter we learned how to separate the two major flowering plant groups: Although true secondary growth is absent, most growth habits are found in the group including floating and submerged aquatics, lianas, trees, epiphytes, and forbs of all sizes Hahn, This family is also the most important economically, providing species that are the world’s lilikpsida food supply.
Therefore, in practice the name Liliopsida will almost surely refer to the usage as in the Cronquist system. The Takhtajan system used this internal taxonomy:.
Switch to new thesaurus. Retrieved 13 August Although in principle it is true that circumscription of this class will vary with the taxonomic system being used, in practice this name is very strongly linked to the Cronquist systemand the allied Takhtajan system.
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Class Liliopsida – definition of class Liliopsida by The Free Dictionary
This liliopsisa was last edited on 13 Februaryat If the veins are conspicuous, the leaf is striate; if the veins are raised, the leaf is ribbed. Thus, grasses with extensive rhizome development will form a turf rather than distinct tufts or bunches. The culm is the main aerial shoot classse which leaves and flower head are attached. Retrieved 7 January On the inner, upper surface of the leaf, between the sheath and the blade, is an outgrowth called a ligule.
CS1 Russian-language sources ru. Commelinidaesubclass Commelinidae – one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19, species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: The Class Liliopsida constitutes the monocotyledonous angiosperms and includes some of the largest plant families such as the orchids with some 20, species and the grasses with perhaps 15, species.
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Classifying and naming crops. Saffron is classified into Magnoliophyta division, class Liliopsida and order Asparagales.
In some species, the sheath extends beyond the next node, so that consecutive leaf sheaths overlap, hiding the nodes. In other languages Add links. The internal taxonomy in the Reveal system is.