Lauraceae Family:

Lauraceae Juss.

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The Lauraceae Family was named and described by Antoine Laurent de Jussieu in Genera Plantarum in 1789.

Plants of the World Online lists 48 accepter genera in this family commonly referred to as the laurel family. The Wikipedia says there are about 45 genera which comprise of about 2,850 species.

For more information about this family of plants, please click on the links below. The links take you directly to the information about the family.

PLANTS OF THE WORLD ONLINE
WIKIPEDIA

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