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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Anthoxanthum


Hierarchical position of the Genus Anthoxanthum

   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  Commelinidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 171. Jan-Mar 1967.
common name: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes
   SuperOrdo  Juncanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 510. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Poales Small
pub. Fl. S.E. U.S.: 48. 1903.
   Familia  Poaceae (R. Br.) Barnh.
pub. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 22: 7. 15 Jan 1895, nom. cons.
common name: Gramineae
   Subfamilia  Anthoxanthoideae Link
pub. Hort. Berol. 1: 232. 1 Oct-27 Nov 1827.
   Tribus  Anthoxantheae (Link) Endl.
pub. Fl. Poson.: 113. Mai 1830.
   Subtribus  Anthoxanthinae A. Gray
pub. Man. Bot., ed. 2: 538. 1 Sep 1856.
   Genus  Anthoxanthum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: vernalgrass

Named members of the Genus Anthoxanthum

   Species  arcticum Veldkamp
syn. Hierochloe pauciflora
   Species  aristatum Boiss.
common name: annual vernalgrass
   Species  hirtum (Schrank) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp
   Subspecies  arcticum (J. Presl) G. Tucker
syn. Hierochloe hirta ssp. arctica
   Species  monticola (Bigelow) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp
   Subspecies  orthantha (Sorensen) G. Tucker
syn. Hierochloe alpina ssp. orthantha
   Species  nitens (Weber) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp
syn. Hierochloe odorata
   Species  occidentale (Buckl.) Veldkamp
syn. Hierochloe occidentalis
   Species  odoratum L.
common name: sweet vernalgrass
   Varietas  puelii (Lecoq & Lamotte) Coss. & Durieu
syn. Anthoxanthum aristatum
   Species  puelii Lecoq & Lamotte
syn. Anthoxanthum aristatum

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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