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Core eudicots
Clades: Angiospermae; Plants.
Botany: flowers pentacyclic; parts alternating ; calyx and corolla free; gynoecium connate ; androecium polyandrous; pollen tricolporate.
Content: ellagic acids, gallic acids.

Taxonomy
In the Apg4 classification Core eudicots is a monophyletic clade in Angiospermae.
Core eudicots is the biggest clade of the Eudicots. Only the following orders are excluded from Eudicots: Ranunculales, Prtoteales, Trochodendrales and Buxales.
The name menas the good dicots.
In the Plant theory Eudicots contain the Fabanae, Malvanae and Asteranae.