Published Online: 19 FEB 2002
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Sampson, F. B. 2002. Illiciales. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 FEB 2002
The order Illiciales is a member of the basal subclass of angiosperms, the Magnoliidae, and is made up of two small families. The family Illiciaceae contains one genus, Illicium, which has about 42 species, and the family Schisanraceae, which contains two genera – Kadsura (24 species) and Schisandra (about 25 species), including the Chinese star anise.
- chinese star anise