The PEDIGREE of
Family Asteraceae (Composite Flowers : Daisies etc.)

 
     aka Compositae; (2nd largest family of plants); ('Children' listed in order of cladistic closeness to Asteroideae; Cichorioideae was formerly paraphyletic including all tribes outside Asteroideae)

 "Child(ren)":       Subfamily Asteroideae   ;   Corymbioideae (9 species)   ;   Cichorioideae (lettuce : dandelion : gazania : endive : chicory etc. :: 3200 species))   ;   Gymnarrhenoideae   ;   Pertyoideae (70 species)   ;   Carduoideae (thistle : artichoke etc. :: 2500 species)   ;   Hecastocleidoideae (prickleleaf)   ;   Gochnatioideae (90 species)   ;   Wunderlichioideae (24 species)   ;   Mutisioideae (750 species)   ;   Stifftioideae   ;   Barnadesioideae (93 species)   ;   1623 genera (24700 species) altogether
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/-- Empire of Archaeplastida   +====> [ 57]
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/-- Kingdom of Viridiplantae (Green Plants)
/-- Subkingdom of Streptophyta (Land plants)
/-- Branch of Stomatophytes  (475 M BC)
/-- Infrakingdom of Tracheophytes (Vascular Plants)
/-- Subphylum Euphyllophytina (Ferns & Seed Plants)
/-- Superdivision of Spermatophytes (Seed Plants)
/-- Division of Magnoliophyta (Flowering Plants)
/-- Subdivision of Mesangiospermae
/   | OR: prob. not Class Magnoliopsida   +====> [ 67]
/-- Cohort of Eudicots
/-- Infracohort Pentapetalae
/-- Clade of Superasterids
/-- Subclass Asteridae
/-- Order Asterales
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- Family Asteraceae (Composite Flowers : Daisies etc.)
 

 
  ``2-Great Grandchild:''       Genus Aster (aster flowers, etc.)
 

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