Flowering Plants Dicotyledons

Lamiales (except Acanthaceae including Avicenniaceae) THE FAMILIES AND GENERA OF VASCULAR PLANTS Berlin Heidelberg New York Hong Kong London Milan Paris Tokyo Volume I Pteridophytes and Gymnosperms Edited by K.U. Kramer and P.S. Green (1990) Date of publication 28.9.1990 Volume II Flowering Plants. Dicotyledons. Magnoliid, Hamamelid and Caryophyllid Families Edited by K. Kubitzki, J.G. Rohwer, and V. Bittrich (1993) Date of publication 28.7.1993 Volume III Flowering Plants. Monocotyledons...

Lamales Introduction and Conspectus

Lam ales as presented here are a well-supported clade of the Lamiids Bremer et al. 2002 found in all major, recent molecular studies of the Asterids APG II 2003 see also Wagenitz 1992 . The Lamiids, comprising approximately 23,600 species in 1140 genera, are herbaceous or less commonly woody plants with often opposite leaves. The flowers are sympetalous and mostly 5-merous, often representing zygomorphic lip flowers with a showy corolla and with a single whorl of stamens the five stamens often...

Volume Editor JW Kadereit

Klaus Kubitzki Universit t Hamburg Biozentrum Klein-Flottbek und Botanischer Garten Ohnhorststra e 18 22609 Hamburg Germany Johannes Gutenberg-Universit t Mainz Institut f r Spezielle Botanik und Botanischer Garten ISBN 3-540-40593-3 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg New York Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Flowering plants, dicotyledons Lam ales except Acanthaceae including Avicenniaceae volume editor, J.W. Kadereit. p. cm. - The families and genera of vascular...