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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Andromeda

bog rosemary

Hierarchical position of the Genus Andromeda

   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  Ericanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 221. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Ericales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 28. 1829.
   Subordo  Ericineae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 901, 937, 938, 1108. Jun 1835.
   Familia  Ericaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 159. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Heaths, Heathers
   Subfamilia  Andromedoideae K. Koch
pub. Dendrologie 2(1): 111. 1872.
   Tribus  Andromedeae (G. Don) Klotzsch
pub. Pfl.-Abbild. Beschr.: 16. 1838.
   Subtribus  Andromedinae D. Don
pub. New Philos. J. Edinburgh 17: 157. Jul 1834.
   Genus  Andromeda L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bog rosemary

Named members of the Genus Andromeda

   Species  glaucophylla Link
   Varietas  iodandra Fern.
syn. Andromeda polifolia var. glaucophylla
   Species  polifolia L.
   Varietas  concolor Boivin
syn. Andromeda polifolia var. polifolia
   Subspecies  glaucophylla (Link) Hult´┐Żn
syn. Andromeda polifolia var. glaucophylla
   Varietas  glaucophylla (Link) DC.
common name: bog rosemary
   Varietas  polifolia
common name: bog rosemary
   Species  populifolia Lam.
syn. Agarista populifolia

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.


Last reviewed October 31, 2004   


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