A Family in the Kingdom Plantae.
The Family Goodeniaceae is a member of the Order Asterales. Here is the complete "parentage" of Goodeniaceae:
- Domain: Eukaryota
Whittaker & Margulis,1978 - eukaryotes
- Kingdom: Plantae
Haeckel, 1866 - Plants
- Subkingdom: Viridaeplantae
Cavalier-Smith, 1981 - Green Plants
- Phylum: Tracheophyta
Sinnott, 1935 ex Cavalier-Smith, 1998 - Vascular Plants
- Subphylum: Euphyllophytina
- Phylum: Tracheophyta Sinnott, 1935 ex Cavalier-Smith, 1998 - Vascular Plants
- Subkingdom: Viridaeplantae Cavalier-Smith, 1981 - Green Plants
- Kingdom: Plantae Haeckel, 1866 - Plants
The Family Goodeniaceae is further organized into finer groupings including:
- Subfamily (7): Epidendroideae · Faboideae · Orchidoideae · Rhinanthoideae · Rhododendroideae · Rubioideae · Sedoideae
- Tribe (6): Arabideae · Cymbidieae · Hyacintheae · Orchideae · Rhododendreae · Veroniceae
- Genus (36): Aillya · Antherostylis · Anthotium · Brunonia · Calogyne · Camphusia · Catosperma · Catospermum · Coopernookia · Crossotoma · Dampiera · Diaspasis · Distylis · Ericopsis · Euthales · Goodenia · Latouria · Lechenaultia · Leschenaultia · Linschotenia · Merkusia · Molkenboeria · Neogoodenia · Nigromnia · Pentaptilon · Picrophyta · Pogonanthera · Scaevola · Sclerostegia · Selliera · Symphyobasis · Temminckia · Tetraphylax · Velleia · Verreauxia · Xerocarpa
- Species: ZipcodeZoo has pages for 983 species, subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars in the Family Goodeniaceae.
Velleia is a genus of herbs in the family Goodeniaceae. Of the 22 species, 21 are endemic to Australia, and one is endemic to New Guinea. [more]
The blue pincushion (Brunonia australis), also known as Native Cornflower, is a perennial herbaceous plant that grows widely across Australia. It is found in woodlands, open forest and sand plains. In the Cronquist system's classification scheme it was the sole member of the monogenetic plant family Brunoniaceae before the APG II system moved it into Goodeniaceae. [more]
Dampiera is a genus of plants in the Goodeniaceae family which are endemic to Australia occurring in all states. They are herbaceous plants or small shrubs which have blue or purple flowers with yellow centres. The genus is named for William Dampier, an English sea captain and scientific observer. [more]
Goodenia is a genus consisting of 179 species of flowering plants. The name was published in 1793 by James Edward Smith in honour of the Bishop of Carlisle Samuel Goodenough. Goodenough was also a botanist and member of the Linnean Society. [more]
Lechenaultia is a genus of plants in the Goodeniaceae family. Some species of this genus are used like ornamental plants. Lechenaultia species are diverse in form, they may appear as trees, shrubs, or small herbaceous plants. [more]
Leschenaultia, or Leschenaultia is the name of plants, animals, and places that refer to [more]
Scaevola is a genus of flowering plants in the Goodenia family, Goodeniaceae. It consists of more than 130 tropical species, with the center of diversity being Australia and Polynesia, including Hawaii. [more]
More info about the Genus Xerocarpa may be found here.
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