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CARYOPHYLLALES Takht., 1967 (pinks, goosefoots and docks)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

AIZOACEAE (dew-plants)
Carpobrotus (hottentot figs), eg: Carpobrotus edulis var. edulis (Hottentot Fig) - Plant - covering cliffs
Family 1 subtaxon 2 ident refs
AMARANTHACEAE (goosefoots, oraches, glassworts, amaranths & pigweeds)
Amaranthus (amaranths, pigweeds), eg: Amaranthus retroflexus (Common Amaranth) - Plant Atriplex (oraches), eg: Atriplex littoralis (Grass-leaved Orache) - Flower clusters Beta (beets), eg: Beta vulgaris subsp. maritima (Sea Beet) - Rootstock Chenopodium (goosefoots), eg: Chenopodium rubrum (Red Goosefoot) - Plant - side view Salicornia (glassworts), eg: Salicornia ramosissima (Purple Glasswort) - Plant Salsola (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Salsola kali (Saltwort) - Shoot Sarcocornia perennis (Perennial Glasswort), eg: Sarcocornia perennis (Perennial Glasswort) - Plant ( Suaeda (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Suaeda maritima (Annual Sea-blite) - Plants - top view
Family 39 subtaxa 32 ident refs
CARYOPHYLLACEAE (chickweeds, stitchworts and campions, carnation)
Agrostemma githago (Corncockle), eg: Agrostemma githago (Corncockle) - Seedlings - top view Arenaria (Bot.) (sandworts), eg: Arenaria serpyllifolia subsp. leptoclados (Small Thyme-leaved Sandwort, Slender Sandwort) - Plant - in situ Cerastium (mouse-ears), eg: Cerastium fontanum (Common Mouse-ear) - Flower - face view Dianthus (pinks), eg: Dianthus plumarius (Pink) - Flowers Herniaria (ruptureworts), eg: Herniaria glabra (Smooth Rupturewort) - Flowers and leaves - close-up Honckenya peploides (Sea Sandwort), eg: Honckenya peploides (Sea Sandwort) - Flowers Minuartia (sandworts), eg: Minuartia verna (Spring Sandwort, Leadwort) - Plant with flowers - close-up Moehringia (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Moehringia trinervia (Three-nerved Sandwort) - Plant - close-up Moenchia erecta (Upright Chickweed), eg: Moenchia erecta (Upright Chickweed) - Seed Myosoton aquaticum (Water Chickweed), eg: Myosoton aquaticum (Water Chickweed) - Flower and buds Petrorhagia (a genus of pinks), eg: Petrorhagia prolifera (Proliferous Pink) - Plant - in situ Polycarpon tetraphyllum (Four-leaved All-seed), eg: Polycarpon tetraphyllum (Four-leaved All-seed) - Plant Sagina (pearlworts), eg: Sagina procumbens (Procumbent Pearlwort) - Plant portion Saponaria (soapworts), eg: Saponaria officinalis flore pleno form (Double-flowered Soapwort) - Plant and flowers - close-up Scleranthus (knawels), eg: Scleranthus annuus subsp. annuus (Annual Knawel) - Inflorescence - top view Silene (campions and catchflies), eg: Silene latifolia x dioica = S. x hampeana (hybrid campion) - Flower Spergula arvensis (Corn Spurrey), eg: Spergula arvensis (Corn Spurrey) - Plant - in situ Spergularia (spurreys), eg: Spergularia rupicola (Rock Sea-spurrey) - Flowering shoots Stellaria (chickweeds), eg: Stellaria graminea (Lesser Stitchwort) - Plant
Family 47 subtaxa 11 ident refs
DROSERACEAE (sundews)
Drosera (sundews), eg: Drosera rotundifolia x intermedia = D. x belezeana (Godlingston sundew) - Plants with flowers
Family 5 subtaxa 5 ident refs
FRANKENIACEAE (sea heaths) Family 1 subtaxon  
Frankenia laevis L. (Sea Heath, Sea-heath)
Flowers - side view
Species    
MOLLUGINACEAE (a family of flowering plants) Family 1 subtaxon  
Corrigiola litoralis L. (Strapwort)
Small plant - in situ
Species    
MONTIACEAE (blinks)
Claytonia (a genus of purslanes), eg: Claytonia sibirica (Pink Purslane) - Flower - top view Montia (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Montia fontana (Blinks) - Plants
Family 4 subtaxa 2 ident refs
PLUMBAGINACEAE (thrifts and sea lavenders)
Armeria (thrifts), eg: Armeria maritima (Thrift) - Flowering plant - top view Limonium (sea lavenders), eg: Limonium recurvum subsp. portlandicum (a sea-lavender) - Plant - in situ
Family 7 subtaxa 3 ident refs
POLYGONACEAE (docks and knotgrasses)
Fallopia (a genus of knotweeds), eg: Fallopia japonica (Japanese Knotweed) - Flower spike - in bud Persicaria (knotweeds), eg: Persicaria maculosa (Redshank) - Plant Polygonum (knotgrass), eg: Polygonum arenastrum (Equal-leaved Knotgrass) - Inflorescence - close-up Rheum (rhubarbs), eg: Rheum x rhabarbarum (rhubarb) - Leaves Rumex (docks), eg: Rumex hydrolapathum (Water Dock) - Plant
Family 26 subtaxa 11 ident refs
PORTULACACEAE (purslanes) Family 1 subtaxon  
Portulaca oleracea L. (Common Purslane) Species 1 subtaxon  
Portulaca oleracea ssp. sativa (Purslane) Subspecies   1 ident refs
TAMARICACEAE (tamarisks) Family 1 subtaxon  
Tamarix gallica L. (Tamarisk)
Flowers
Species    

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 38 general literature references to CARYOPHYLLALES (pinks, goosefoots and docks)

CARYOPHYLLALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1348 feeding and other relationships of CARYOPHYLLALES (pinks, goosefoots and docks)

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