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Malvales

Wikipedia Abstract

The Malvales are an order of flowering plants. As circumscribed by APG II-system, the order includes about 6000 species within 9 families. The order is placed in the eurosids II, which are part of the eudicots.The plants are mostly shrubs and trees; most of its families have a cosmopolitan distribution in the tropics and subtropics, with limited expansion into temperate regions.
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Family

Bixaceae (achiotes) (5)
Cistaceae (rock-roses) (310)   (5)
Cytinaceae (10)
Diegodendraceae (1)
Dipterocarpaceae (551)   (351)
Malvaceae (5,334)   (86)   (1)
Muntingiaceae (2)
Neuradaceae (7)
Sphaerosepalaceae (20)   (3)
Thymelaeaceae (919)   (6)

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