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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Elatinaceae


Hierarchical position of the Family Elatinaceae

   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  Dilleniidae Takht. ex Reveal & Tahkt.
pub. 1993
   SuperOrdo  Theanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 179. 25 Mar 1993.
   Ordo  Elatinales Nakai
pub. J. Jap. Bot. 24: 13. Dec 1949.
   Familia  Elatinaceae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 44, 49. 1829.
common name: Waterworts

Named members of the Family Elatinaceae

   Genus  Bergia L.
common name: bergia
   Genus  Crypta Nutt.
pub. (1817)
   Subfamilia  Elatinoideae Eaton
pub. Bot. Dict., ed. 4: 43. Apr-Mai 1836.
   Tribus  Elatineae Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 317. Sep 1830.
   Genus  Elatine L.
pub. (1753)
common name: waterwort

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

   Plant families



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