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[ Achlyphila ] [ Achlys ] [ Achnatherum ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Achlys

deer's foot
sweet after death
vanilla leaf

Hierarchical position of the Genus Achlys

   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  Ranunculopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 96. 12 Aug 1843.
   Subclassis  Ranunculidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   SuperOrdo  Ranunculanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Berberidales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 44. 1829.
   Familia  Leonticaceae Bercht. & J. Presl
pub. Prir. Rostlin: 217. 1820.
   Tribus  Achlydeae Bernh.
pub. Linnaea 8: 452. post Jul 1833.
   Genus  Achlys DC.
pub. (1821)
common name: achlys

Named members of the Genus Achlys

   Species  californica Fukuda & Baker
common name: deer's foot
   Species  triphylla (Sm.) DC.
common name: sweet after death, vanilla leaf

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed October 31, 2004   


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