J Syst Evol ›› 2003, Vol. 41 ›› Issue (5): 447-464.

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The seedling types of dicots and their possible evolutionary relationships

JI Xiang-Biao, YENeng-Gan   

  • Published:2003-09-10

Abstract: Eighteen types and nine subtypes of the seedlings in dicots are recognized based on a long-term investigation on the seedlings of1251species in740genera of157families.They are:1.Polyalthia Type;2.Euryale Type;3.Uvaria Type;4.Magnolia Type;5.Peperomia Type

Key words: dicots, seedlingtype, evolutionaryrelationship