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Taxon: Family Acanthaceae Juss. (1789), nom. cons. - Acanthus family (plant)
Classification by:

Natura - nature
   actualia - actual entities
     Mundus Plinius - physical world
       naturalia - natural bodies
         [crown] Clade Biota Wagner 2004 [Wiemann, de Queiroz, Rowe, Planavsky, Anderson, Gogarten, Turner & Gauthier 2020]
           Clade "neomura" Cavalier-Smith 1987
             Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
               Clade neokaryotes Cavalier-Smith 1993 - mitochondrial eukaryotes
                 Clade neozoa Cavalier-Smith 1993
                   Superkingdom Corticata Lankester, 1878
                     Kingdom Plantae Haeckel (1866) - plants
                       Subkingdom Viridiplantae Caval.-Sm. (1981) - green plants
                         Infrakingdom Streptophyta C. Jeffrey (1967)
                           Superphylum Embryophyta Crane et al. (2004)
                             "polysporangiophytes"
                               Phylum Tracheophyta Sinnott ex Caval.-Sm. (1998) - vascular plants
                                 Subphylum Euphyllophytina
                                   Infraphylum "Radiatopses" Kenrick & Crane (1997)
                                     "lignophytes"
                                       Class Spermatopsida
                                         "core seed plants"
                                           Subclass Magnoliidae Novák ex Takht. (1967) - angiosperms
                                             "core angiosperms"
                                               "eudicots"
                                                 "core eudicots"
                                                   Superorder Asteranae Takht. (1967)
                                                     "lamiids"
                                                       Order Lamiales Bromhead (1838)
                                                         Family Acanthaceae Juss. (1789), nom. cons. - Acanthus family
                                                           Genus Acanthopale C.B. Clarke (1899)
                                                           Genus Acanthopsis Harv. (1842)
                                                           Genus Acanthura Lindau (1901)
                                                           Genus Achyrocalyx Benoist (1930)
                                                           Genus Adhatoda Mill.
                                                           Genus Aechmanthera C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Afrofittonia Lindau (1913)
                                                           Genus Ambongia Benoist (1939)
                                                           Genus Ancistranthus Lindau, in Urban (1900)
                                                           Genus Angkalanthus I.B. Balfour (1883)
                                                           Genus Anisacanthus C.G.D. Nees (1842)
                                                           Genus Anisosepalum A.B.M.E. Hossain (1972)
                                                           Genus Anisostachya Nees
                                                           Genus Anisotes C.G.D. Nees (1847), nom. cons.
                                                           Genus Apassalus Kobuski (1928)
                                                           Genus Aphanosperma T.F. Daniel (1988)
                                                           Genus Aphelandrella Mildbraed (1926)
                                                           Genus Ascotheca H. Heine, in A. Aubréville (1966)
                                                           Genus Asystasiella Lindau, in Engler & Prantl (1895)
                                                           Genus Ballochia I.B. Balfour (1884)
                                                           Genus Baphicacanthus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Barleriola Oersted (1855)
                                                           Genus Beloperone Nees
                                                           Genus Benoicanthus H. Heine & A. Raynal (1968)
                                                           Genus Blechum P. Browne (1756)
                                                           Genus Borneacanthus Bremekamp (1960)
                                                           Genus Boutonia A.P. de Candolle (1838)
                                                           Genus Brachystephanus C.G.D. Nees (1847)
                                                           Genus Bravaisia Alph. de Candolle (1838)
                                                           Genus Brillantaisia P. Beauv. (1818)
                                                           Genus Brunoniella C.E.B. Bremekamp (1964)
                                                           Genus Calacanthus T. Anderson ex Bentham, in Bentham & Hook. f. (1876)
                                                           Genus Calycacanthus K.M. Schumann, in K.M. Schumann & Hollrung (1889)
                                                           Genus Camarotea G.F.S. Elliot (1891)
                                                           Genus Carlowrightia A. Gray, 1878, nom. cons.
                                                           Genus Celerina Benoist (1964)
                                                           Genus Centrilla Lindau, in Urban (1900)
                                                           Genus Cephalacanthus Lindau (1905)
                                                           Genus Chaetacanthus C.G.D. Nees (1836)
                                                           Genus Chalarothyrsus Lindau (1904)
                                                           Genus Chamaeranthemum C.G.D. Nees, in J. Lindley (1836)
                                                           Genus Chileranthemum Oersted (1854)
                                                           Genus Chlamydacanthus Lindau (1893)
                                                           Genus Chlamydocardia Lindau (1894)
                                                           Genus Chlamydostachya Mildbraed (1934)
                                                           Genus Chorisochora Vollesen
                                                           Genus Chroesthes Benoist (1927)
                                                           Genus Clarkeasia J. R. I. Wood
                                                           Genus Clinacanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Clistax C.F.P. Martius (1829)
                                                           Genus Codonacanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Conocalyx Benoist
                                                           Genus Cosmianthemum Bremekamp (1960)
                                                           Genus Crabbea W.H. Harvey, 1838, nom. rej.
                                                           Genus Crossandrella C.B. Clarke (1906)
                                                           Genus Cuenotia Rizzini
                                                           Genus Cyclacanthus S. Moore (1921)
                                                           Genus Cynarospermum Vollesen
                                                           Genus Cyphacanthus E.C. Leonard (1953)
                                                           Genus Danguya Benoist (1930)
                                                           Genus Dasytropis Urban (1924)
                                                           Genus Dianthera L. (1753)
                                                           Genus Dichazothece Lindau, in Urban (1898)
                                                           Genus Dicladanthera F. von Mueller (1882)
                                                           Genus Dischistocalyx Lindau
                                                           Genus Dolichostachys Benoist
                                                           Genus Drejera Nees
                                                           Genus Duosperma Dayton (1945)
                                                           Genus Ecbolium S. Kurz (1871)
                                                           Genus Echinacanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Encephalosphaera Lindau (1904)
                                                           Genus Epiclastopelma Lindau (1895)
                                                           Genus Eranthemum L. (1753)
                                                           Genus Eremomastax Lindau (1894)
                                                           Genus Eusiphon Benoist (1939)
                                                           Genus Filetia Miquel (1858)
                                                           Genus Fittonia E. Coemans (1865)
                                                           Genus Forcipella Baillon (1891)
                                                           Genus Geissomeria J. Lindley (1827)
                                                           Genus Glossochilus C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Graphandra Imlay (1939)
                                                           Genus Graptophyllum C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Gymnophragma Lindau
                                                           Genus Gynocraterium Bremekamp (1939)
                                                           Genus Gypsacanthus E.J. Lott et al. (1986)
                                                           Genus Habracanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Hansteinia Oerst.
                                                           Genus Harpochilus C.G.D. Nees, in C.F.P. Martius (1847)
                                                           Genus Hemigraphis C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Henrya C.G.D. Nees (1845)
                                                           Genus Herpetacanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Moricand (1847)
                                                           Genus Heteradelphia Lindau (1893)
                                                           Genus Holographis C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Hymenochlaena Bremek.
                                                           Genus Hypoestes Solander ex R. Br. (1810)
                                                           Genus Isoglossa Oersted (1854)
                                                           Genus Isotheca Turrill (1922)
                                                           Genus Jacobinia Moric.
                                                           Genus Jadunia Lindau (1913)
                                                           Genus Kalbreyeriella Lindau (1922)
                                                           Genus Kita A.Chev.
                                                           Genus Lankesteria J. Lindley (1845)
                                                           Genus Lasiocladus Bojer ex C.G.D. Nees, in Alph. de Candolle (1847)
                                                           Genus Leptosiphonium F. von Mueller (1886)
                                                           Genus Leptostachya C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Liberatia Rizzini
                                                           Genus Lissospermum Bremek.
                                                           Genus Listrobanthes Bremek.
                                                           Genus Lophostachys Pohl (1830)
                                                           Genus Louteridium S. Watson (1888)
                                                           Genus Lustrinia Raf.
                                                           Genus Mackaya W.H. Harvey, 1859, nom. cons. [monotypic]
                                                           Genus Mananthes Bremek.
                                                           Genus Megalochlamys Lindau (1899)
                                                           Genus Megaskepasma Lindau (1897)
                                                           Genus Mellera S. Moore (1879)
                                                           Genus Metarungia C. Baden (1984)
                                                           Genus Mexacanthus T.F. Daniel (1981)
                                                           Genus Microstrobilus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Mimulopsis G. Schweinfurth (1868)
                                                           Genus Mirandea Rzedowski (1959)
                                                           Genus Monachochlamys Baker
                                                           Genus Monechma Hochstetter (1841)
                                                           Genus Monothecium Hochst. (1842)
                                                           Genus Neesiella Sreem.
                                                           Genus Neriacanthus Bentham, in Bentham & Hook. f. (1876)
                                                           Genus Neuracanthus Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Nilgirianthus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Nothoruellia Bremek. & Nann.-Bremek.
                                                           Genus Odontonema C.G.D. Nees (1842), nom. cons.
                                                           Genus Oplonia Rafinesque (1838)
                                                           Genus Orophochilus Lindau (1897)
                                                           Genus Pachystachys C.G.D. Nees, in C.F.P. Martius (1847)
                                                           Genus Pachystrobilus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Parachampionella Bremek.
                                                           Genus Paragutzlaffia H.P.Tsui
                                                           Genus Pararuellia Bremekamp (1948)
                                                           Genus Parastrobilanthes Bremek.
                                                           Genus Periestes Baill.
                                                           Genus Perilepta Bremek.
                                                           Genus Peristrophe C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Phaulopsis Willdenow (1799), nom. cons., orth. cons.
                                                           Genus Phlebophyllum Nees
                                                           Genus Physacanthus Bentham, in Bentham & Hook. f. (1876)
                                                           Genus Pleocaulus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Podorungia Baillon (1891)
                                                           Genus Poikilacanthus Lindau, in Engler & Prantl (1895)
                                                           Genus Psacadopaepale Bremek.
                                                           Genus Pseuderanthemum Radlkofer (1883)
                                                           Genus Pseudodicliptera Benoist, in Humbert (1939)
                                                           Genus Pseudoruellia Benoist (1962)
                                                           Genus Pseudostenosiphonium Lindau
                                                           Genus Psilanthele Lindau (1897)
                                                           Genus Pteracanthus (Nees) Bremek.
                                                           Genus Pteroptychia Bremek.
                                                           Genus Ptyssiglottis T. Anderson, in Thwaites & Hook. f. (1860)
                                                           Genus Pulchranthus V.M. Baum et al. (1983)
                                                           Genus Pupilla Rizzini (1949)
                                                           Genus Pyrrothrix Bremek.
                                                           Genus Razisea Oersted (1854)
                                                           Genus Rhaphidospora Nees (1832)
                                                           Genus Rhinacanthus C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Rungia C.G.D. Nees, in Wallich (1832)
                                                           Genus Ruspolia Lindau (1896)
                                                           Genus Ruttya Harvey (1842)
                                                           Genus Saintpauliopsis Staner (1934)
                                                           Genus Sarojusticia Bremek.
                                                           Genus Sarotheca Nees
                                                           Genus Satanocrater Schweinfurth (1868)
                                                           Genus Schaueria C.G.D. Nees (1838), nom. cons.
                                                           Genus Sclerochiton Harvey (1842)
                                                           Genus Semnothyrsus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Sericocalyx Bremek.
                                                           Genus Sericographis Nees
                                                           Genus Siphonoglossa Oersted (1854)
                                                           Genus Spathacanthus H. Baillon (1891)
                                                           Genus Staurogynopsis Mangenot & Aké Assi
                                                           Genus Stenandriopsis S. Moore (1906)
                                                           Genus Stenostephanus C.G.D. Nees, in C.F.P. Martius (1847)
                                                           Genus Streblacanthus O. Kuntze (1891)
                                                           Genus Strobilanthopsis S. Moore (1900)
                                                           Genus Suessenguthia Merxm. (1953)
                                                           Genus Symplectochilus Lindau
                                                           Genus Synnema Benth.
                                                           Genus Taeniandra Bremek.
                                                           Genus Tarphochlamys Bremek.
                                                           Genus Teliostachya C.G.D. Nees, in C.F.P. Martius (1847)
                                                           Genus Tessmanniacanthus Mildbraed (1926)
                                                           Genus Tetraglochidium Bremek.
                                                           Genus Tetramerium C.G.D. Nees (1846), nom. cons.
                                                           Genus Thelepaepale Bremek.
                                                           Genus Trichanthera Kunth, in Humboldt et al. (1818)
                                                           Genus Trichosanchezia Mildbraed (1926)
                                                           Genus Whitfieldia Hook. (1845)
                                                           Genus Xantheranthemum Lindau, in Engler & Prantl (1895)
                                                           Genus Xanthostachya Bremek.
                                                           Genus Xenacanthus Bremek.
                                                           Genus Yeatesia Small (1896)
                                                           1.1 Subfamily Nelsonioideae Pfeiff.
                                                           1.2 Subfamily Thunbergioideae T. Anderson
                                                           1.3 Subfamily Acanthoideae Eaton
                                                           2 Subfamily Avicennioideae Miers

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