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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Aponogetonaceae

cape pondweed

Hierarchical position of the Family Aponogetonaceae

   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  Aponogetonales Hutch.
pub. Fam. Fl. Pl. 2: 10, 43. 1934.
   Familia  Aponogetonaceae J. Agardh
pub. Theoria Syst. Pl.: 44. Apr-Sep 1858.
common name: Cape pondweeds

Named members of the Family Aponogetonaceae

   Tribus  Aponogetoneae Benth. & Hook.f.
pub. Gen. Pl. 3: 1011. 14 Apr 1883.
   Genus  Aponogeton L.f.
pub. (1782)
common name: aponogeton
   Tribus  Urirandreae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 66. 1829.
   Genus  Urirandra Thouars ex Mirb.
pub. (1803)

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.

For an index to other topics see

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