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Craigia

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Malvaceae
Higher classification  Mallows
Order  Malvales
Subfamily  Tilioideae
Rank  Genus
Craigia
Similar  Mallows, Burretiodendron, Colona, Brownlowia, Schoutenia

Craigia is a genus of flowering plants in the Malvaceae sensu lato or Tiliaceae.

These are deciduous trees with toothed leaves, bisexual flowers that lack petals, and winged capsules.

There are two extant species and three extinct species known from fossils. Though the genus was once widespread, the extant species are limited to China and Vietnam.

Species:

  • Craigia bronnii
  • Craigia hainanensis
  • Craigia kwangsiensis
  • Craigia oregonensis
  • Craigia yunnanensis
  • References

    Craigia Wikipedia


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