The Parent order is - Rubiales

Woody Family Platanaceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Sycamore FamilySynonyms -
Authority - Lestib. or Dum.Total Number of genera - 1
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 10
Plant forms - Tall Trees
World Distribution - N. hemisphere. Scattered, North temperate, North America, Southeast Europe, Southern and Eastern Asia.
Comments - The order placement has varied according to what taxonomy plan is referred to. APG II places it under Proteales. The only genus is Platanus. All are trees & are in N. hemisphere. Deciduous. The hybrid London plane is widely planted in cities worldwide.

Woody Genera of Platanaceae

Each link leads to more information on the chosen botanical families

1 - Platanus.

End of Listing Woody Families of Platanaceae