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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Aronia

black chokecherry

Hierarchical position of the Genus Aronia

   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  Rosidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 264. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Rosanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 264. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Rosales Perleb
pub. 1826
   Subordo  Rosineae Rchb.
pub. Deut. Bot. Herb.-Buch: lxvi. Jul 1841.
   Familia  Rosaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 334. 4 Aug 1789, nom. cons.
common name: Roses
   Genus  Aronia Medik.
syn. Photinia Lindl.

Named members of the Genus Aronia

   Species  arbutifolia (L.) Pers.
   Varietas  atropurpurea (Britt.) Seymour
syn. Photinia floribunda
   Varietas  glabra Ell.
syn. Photinia pyrifolia
   Varietas  nigra (Willd.) Seymour
syn. Photinia melanocarpa
   Species  atropurpurea Britt.
syn. Photinia floribunda
   Species  floribunda (Lindl.) Spach
syn. Photinia floribunda
   Species  melanocarpa (Michx.) Ell.
syn. Photinia melanocarpa
common name: black chokecherry
   Species  nigra (Willd.) Koehne
syn. Photinia melanocarpa
   Species  prunifolia (Marsh.) Rehd.
syn. Photinia floribunda

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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