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Jan Scholten
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English: Willowherb family; Evening primrose family.
French: Oenotheraceae.
Botany: ± 22 genera; ± 640 species; herbs, shrubs, trees; cosmopolitan; valvulate calyx; grouped vessels in wood; stamens straight; pollen with viscid threads; anther locules divided; inflorescence indeterminate.

Taxonomy
Onagraceae is a Family in Myrtales in the Apg3 classification.
In the Plant theory it is treated in the same way and palled in Subphase 2.