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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and Ginkgoales (among gymnosperms), along with Proteaceae Lomatia and
4: Ginkgoales, Coniferales, Lycopodiales and isolated fructifications.