Ginkgoales

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Ginkgoales

an order of the GYMNOSPERMS that is now represented by only a single species Ginkgo biloba, the maidenhair tree. Its ancestors flourished during the MESOZOIC PERIOD.
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They have told me that of the family Ginkgoaceae, order ginkgoales, the ginkgo biloba is the only remaining species.
Experts say that Ginkgo-biloba and all other species of the Ginkgoaceae family have already become extinct and its plantation means more than mere eco-conservation.
Se trata de un arbol unico en el mundo, ya que cuenta con una division o filo: ginkgofitos (Ginkgophyta, en latin), de la clase Ginkgoopsida; orden Ginkgoales, familia Ginkgoaceae o ginkgoaceas y del genero Ginko.