Schefflera
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[ Schefferomitra ] [ Schefflera ] [ Schefflerodendron ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Schefflera

matchwood
octopus tree
yuquilla

Hierarchical position of the Genus Schefflera

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
  
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
  
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
  
   Classis  Rosopsida Batsch
pub. Dispos. Gen. Pl. Jenens.: 28. 1788.
  
   Subclassis  Cornidae Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 4. 1994.
  
   SuperOrdo  Aralianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 357. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   Ordo  Araliales Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 72. 29 Apr 1996.
  
   Familia  Araliaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 217. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Ginsengs
  
   Tribus  Schefflereae Harms in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam. III, 8: 23. 28 Dec 1894.
   Genus  Schefflera J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
pub. (1775)
common name: schefflera

Named members of the Genus Schefflera

1
   Species  actinophylla (Endl.) H.A.T. Harms
common name: octopus tree
2
   Species  gleasonii (Britt. & Wilson) Alain
common name: yuquilla
3
   Species  morototonii (Aubl.) Maguire, Steyermark & Frodin
common name: matchwood

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

 

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