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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Anisacanthus

desert honeysuckle

Hierarchical position of the Genus Anisacanthus

   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  Lamianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Lamiales Bromhead
pub. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 2: 210. Apr 1838.
   Subordo  Acanthineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 186. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Acanthaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 102. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Acanthus
   Genus  Anisacanthus Nees
common name: desert honeysuckle

Named members of the Genus Anisacanthus

   Species  insignis Gray
   Varietas  linearis Hagen
syn. Anisacanthus linearis
   Species  linearis (Hagen) Henrickson & Lott
common name: narrowleaf desert honeysuckle
   Species  puberulus (Torr.) Henrickson & Lott
common name: dwarf desert honeysuckle
   Species  quadrifidus (Vahl) Nees
   Varietas  wrightii (Torr.) Henrickson
common name: Wright's desert honeysuckle
   Species  thurberi (Torr.) Gray
common name: Thurber's desert honeysuckle
   Species  wrightii (Torr.) Gray
syn. Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii
common name: desert honeysuckle

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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