Salicaceae
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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Salicaceae

aspen
balm-of-gilead
cottonwood
poplar
quiverleaf
western balsam
willow

Hierarchical position of the Family Salicaceae

   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  Violanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 237. 1992.
  
   Ordo  Salicales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 17. 17 Sep 1833.
  
   Familia  Salicaceae Mirb.
pub. Elém. Phys. Vég. Bot. 2: 905. 1815.
common name: willows, cottonwoods, aspens
  

Named members of the Family Salicaceae

1
   Genus  Chosenia Nakai
syn. Salix L.
2
   Genus  Populus L.
common name: cottonwood
  
3
   Subfamilia  Salicoideae Rich. ex Arn.
pub. Encycl. Brit., ed. 7, 5: 130. 9 Mar 1832.
  
 
4
   Tribus  Saliceae Rchb.
pub. Fl. Germ. Excurs. 1(2): 165. Jan-Apr 1831.
  
 
5
   Genus  Salix L.
pub. (1753)
common name: willow
  

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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