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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Atropa


Hierarchical position of the Genus Atropa

   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  Solananae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Solanales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 20. 1829.
common name: Polemoniales
   Subordo  Solanineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 180. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Solanaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 124. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Potatos, tomato, peppers
   Subfamilia  Atropoideae Miers
pub. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 3: 163, 167. Mar 1849.
   Tribus  Atropeae Kitt. in A. Rich.
pub. Nouv. El�m. Bot., ed. 3, Germ. transl.: 796. 1840.
   Subtribus  Atropinae Hogg
pub. Veg. Kingd.: 545. 1858.
   Genus  Atropa L.
pub. (1753)
common name: belladonna

Named members of the Genus Atropa

   Species  bella-donna L.
common name: belladonna
   Species  physalodes L.
syn. Nicandra physalodes

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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