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[ Arctotheca ] [ Arctotis ] [ Arctottonia ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Arctotis

blue-eyed African daisy

Hierarchical position of the Genus Arctotis

   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  Asteridae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Asteranae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 451. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Asterales Lindl.
pub. 1833
   Familia  Asteraceae Dumort.
pub. Comment. Bot.: 55. Nov-Dec 1822.
common name: Sunflowers
   Subfamilia  Arctotidoideae (Cass.) Lindl.
pub. Encycl. Pl.: 1073. 1829.
   Tribus  Arctotideae Cass.
pub. J. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 159. Feb 1819.
   Subtribus  Arctotidinae (Cass.) Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 32. 1829.
   Genus  Arctotis L.
pub. (1753)
common name: arctotis

Named members of the Genus Arctotis

   Species  grandis Thunb.
syn. Arctotis stoechadifolia
   Species  stoechadifolia Berg.
common name: blue-eyed African daisy
   Varietas  grandis (Thunb.) Less.
syn. Arctotis stoechadifolia

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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