Theales is a botanical name at the rank of order.
Families in the order Theales of plants
- Actinidiaceae, or the Chinese Gooseberry family, is a small family of plants.
- One feature which is sometimes found in this family, and rarely in others, is providing pollinators with resin as a reward, instead of the more common pollen or nectar .
- Dipterocarpaceae is a family of 17 genera and approximately 500 species of mainly tropical lowland rainforest trees.
- Caryocaraceae is a family of flowering plants consisting of two genera and about 25 species.
- Asteropeiaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants.
- The family Ochnaceae, or wild plane family, comprises mainly trees or shrubs, and more rarely herbaceous plants.
- Quiinaceae Engl.
- Marcgraviaceae is a neotropical angiosperm family in the order Ericales.
- The gynoecium of the flower resembles the tentacles of a jellyfish, hence the common and generic names of the plant.
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