The Parent order is - Caryophyllales

Woody Family Sarcobataceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - None foundSynonyms -
Authority - BehnkeTotal Number of genera - 1
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 9
Plant forms -
World Distribution - Western North America, Old World tropics.
Comments - Only recently published, so not recognized by very few taxonomists. The family comprises a single genus, Sarcobatus. Formerly placed in the family Chenopodiaceae. The one genus provides a hard, dark yellow wood (Greasewood) used for fuel and arrow shafts.

Woody Genera of Sarcobataceae

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1 - Sarcobatus.

End of Listing Woody Families of Sarcobataceae