Alismatales
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Vernacular names of plants within the Order Alismatales

arrowhead
burrhead
damasonium
duck potato
hydrocleys
springtape
wapatoo
water-poppies
waterplantain
waterpoppy

Hierarchical position of the Order Alismatales

   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  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
  
   Subclassis  Alismatidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 461. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   SuperOrdo  Alismatanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 461. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   Ordo  Alismatales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 54. 1829.
  

Named members of the Order Alismatales

1
   Subordo  Alismatineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 73. Mai 1898.
  
 
2
   Familia  Alismataceae Vent.
pub. Tabl. Règne Vég. 2: 157. 5 Mai 1799, nom. cons.
common name: waterplantain
  
3
   Familia  Limnocharitaceae Takht. ex Cronquist
pub. Integr. Syst. Class. Fl. Pl.: 1048. 10 Aug 1981.
common name: Water-poppies

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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