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Malvales (Mallow)

  1. Barbara A Whitlock

Published Online: 22 MAR 2002

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003727

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How to Cite

Whitlock, B. A. 2002. Malvales (Mallow). eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2002

Abstract

Malvales are a large and diverse group of trees and shrubs found mostly in the tropics and subtropics.

Keywords:

  • cotton;
  • chocolate;
  • baobab;
  • durian;
  • cola