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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Uvulariaceae

big merrybells

Hierarchical position of the Family Uvulariaceae

   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  Liliidae J.H. Schaffn.
pub. Ohio Naturalist 11: 413. Dec 1911.
   SuperOrdo  Lilianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 473. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Colchicales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 59. 1829.
   Familia  Uvulariaceae A. Gray ex Kunth
pub. Enum. Pl. 4: 199. 17-19 Jul 1843.

Named members of the Family Uvulariaceae

   Genus  Compsoa D. Don
pub. (1825)
   Subfamilia  Uvularioideae A. Gray
pub. Manual: 496. 10 Feb 1848.
   Tribus  Uvularieae A. Gray ex Meisn.
pub. Pl. Vasc. Gen.: Tab. Diagn. 397, 402, Comm. 306. 17-20 Aug 1
   Genus  Uvularia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bellwort

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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