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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Symplocaceae

horse sugar
nispero cimarron

Hierarchical position of the Family Symplocaceae

   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  Primulanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 71. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Styracales Bisch.
pub. Lehrb. Bot. 2(2): 655. 1839.
   Familia  Symplocaceae Desf.
pub. M�m. Mus. Hist. Nat. 6: 9. 1820.
common name: Sweetleafs

Named members of the Family Symplocaceae

   Genus  Cordyloblaste Hensch. ex Moritzi
syn. Symplocos Jacq.
   Subfamilia  Dicalicoideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 695, 1137. Jun 1835.
   Genus  Dicalix Lour.
pub. (1790)
   Subfamilia  Symplocoideae A. Gray
pub. Bot. Text, ed. 5: 443. Jan-Sep 1858.
   Tribus  Symploceae (Desf.) A. DC.
pub. Prodr. 8: 246. mid Mar 1844.
   Genus  Symplocos Jacq.
pub. (1760)
common name: sweetleaf

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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