Talk:Geraniales

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This circumscription follows APG IV and merges all genera from Greyiaceae, Melianthaceae and Vivianiaceae under Francoaceae s.l.. The broader circumscription is recommended so that no matter which relationship proves to be the most robust the family name recognised does not change. Palazzesi et al., (2012) favour five families, whereas Sytsma et al., (2014) favour two. The five genera are maintained here as reference but Greyiaceae, Melianthaceae and Vivianiaceae redirect to Francoaceae.