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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Bignonia


Hierarchical position of the Genus Bignonia

   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.
   Familia  Bignoniaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 137. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Bignonias
   Subfamilia  Bignonioideae Link
pub. Handbuch 1: 503. Jan-Aug 1829.
   Tribus  Bignonieae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 23. 1829.
   Subtribus  Bignoniinae A.DC.
pub. Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., s�r. 2, 11: 282, 284. 1839.
   Genus  Bignonia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bignonia

Named members of the Genus Bignonia

   Species  capensis Thunb.
syn. Tecoma capensis
   Species  capreolata L.
common name: crossvine, cross-vine
   Species  caryophyllea Bello
syn. Tynanthus polyanthus
   Species  linearis Cav.
syn. Chilopsis linearis ssp. linearis
   Species  radicans L.
syn. Campsis radicans
   Species  stans L.
syn. Tecoma stans
   Species  unguis-cati L.
syn. Macfadyena unguis-cati
   Species  venusta Ker-Gawl.
syn. Pyrostegia venusta

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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