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Ulmus laciniata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Rosales
Family: Ulmaceae

Ampelocera Klotzsch
Chaetachme Planch.
Hemiptelea Planch.
Holoptelea Planch.
Phyllostylon Benth.
Planera aquatica J.F.Gmel. - Water Elm
Ulmus L. - Elms
Zelkova Spach

Ulmaceae is a family of flowering plants that includes the elms (genus Ulmus), and the zelkovas (genus Zelkova). Members of the family are widely distributed throughout the north temperate zone, and have a scattered distribution elsewhere except for Australasia.

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