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Hippocastanaceae

Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the order Sapindales — including amongst others the horse-chestnuts; treated under APG II as a subfamily of Sapindaceae, Hippocastanoideae.

Etymologies

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Hippocastanum (“former genus name of Aesculus”) +‎ -aceae

Examples

  • Associated with the hemlock and fir are a moderate diversity of broadleaf trees, with the most species belonging to the Aceraceae, Hippocastanaceae, Fagaceae, Magnoliaceae, Lauraceae, Cupressaceae, Podocarpaceae, and Taxaceae.

    Northern Indochina subtropical forests

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