primitive and advanced families : 2 posts by 2 authors.
I need a bit of help from all experts in the field.
i need a list of families arranged in order of their primitiveness of advancement over the other families. In other words, i need to know which families are advanced and which families are primitive according to the latest APG III system.
Can anyone please guide or help (with a document/research paper/link) me in this regard??
The following paper by Haston et al. (2009) lists the families (from primitive to most advanced) recognized in the APG III classification.
Haston, E., Richardson, J.E., Stevens, P.F., Chase, M.W., Harris, D.J. (2009) The Linear Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (LAPG) III: a linear sequence of the families in APG III. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161, 128–131.
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