Reclassifying a plant taxon
   compleat botanica    using the software    plant names    Checklist   


Although the need to reclassify botanical names is uncommon for the layman, it is necessary for professional taxonomist.  The actual process of reclassifying a botanical name within the software is simple enough:  select the name to be reclassified and press the button at the bottom of the checklist hierarchy.

On the left-hand half of the reclassify window, select the new parent for the name to be reclassified.  On the right-hand half of the window, select the rank for the name.

See also

   Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica

   Checklist hierarchy

   Checklist View

   Corrected family assignments

   Checklist of botanical names

Last reviewed March 25, 2004   


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