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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Martyniaceae


Hierarchical position of the Family Martyniaceae

   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  Lamiidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 178. 25 Mar 1993.
   SuperOrdo  Lamianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Lamiales Bromhead
pub. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 2: 210. Apr 1838.
   Familia  Martyniaceae Stapf in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam., IV, 3b: 265. 12 Mar 1895, nom. cons.
common name: Unicorn Plants

Named members of the Family Martyniaceae

   Subfamilia  Martynioideae Link
pub. Handbuch 1: 504. Jan-Aug 1829.
   Tribus  Martynieae Horan.
pub. Char. Ess. Fam.: 131. 1847.
   Genus  Martynia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: martynia

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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