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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Butomaceae

flowering rush

Hierarchical position of the Family Butomaceae

   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  Butomanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   Ordo  Butomales Hutch.
pub. Fam. Fl. Pl. 2: 9, 26. 1934.
   Subordo  Butomineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 73. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Butomaceae Rich.
pub. M�m. Mus. Hist. Nat. 1: 364, 366, 372. 1815.
common name: Flowering-rushes

Named members of the Family Butomaceae

   Subfamilia  Butomoideae (Rich.) Arn.
pub. Encycl. Brit., ed. 7, 5: 136. 9 Mar 1832.
   Tribus  Butomeae (Rich.) Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 136. 1827.
   Genus  Butomus L.
pub. (1753)
common name: butomus

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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