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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Anchusa

Cape forget-me-not

Hierarchical position of the Genus Anchusa

   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  Solananae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Solanales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 20. 1829.
common name: Polemoniales
   Subordo  Boraginineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 192. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Boraginaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 128. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Borages
   Tribus  Anchuseae W.D.J. Koch
pub. Syn. Fl. Germ. Helv.: 497. Jan-Oct 1837.
   Subtribus  Anchusinae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 40. 1827.
   Genus  Anchusa L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bugloss

Named members of the Genus Anchusa

   Species  arvensis (L.) Bieb.
common name: small bugloss
   Species  azurea P. Mill.
common name: Italian bugloss
   Species  barrelieri (All.) Vitman
common name: Barrelier's bugloss
   Species  capensis Thunb.
common name: Cape bugloss, Cape forget-me-not
   Species  italica Retz.
syn. Anchusa azurea
   Species  officinalis L.
common name: common bugloss
   Species  procera Bess. ex Link
syn. Anchusa officinalis
   Species  sempervirens L.
syn. Pentaglottis sempervirens

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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