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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Bobea

Hawai'i dogweed

Hierarchical position of the Genus Bobea

   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  Gentiananae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Rubiales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 29. 1829.
   Subordo  Rubiineae Raf.
pub. Ann. G�n. Sci. Phys. Bruxelles 6: 83. 1820.
   Familia  Rubiaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 196. 4 Aug 1789, nom. cons.
common name: Madders
   Subtribus  Bobeinae Miq.
pub. Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 260. 2 Jul 1857.
   Genus  Bobea Gaudich.
pub. (1830)
common name: 'ahakea  (Hawaii)

Named members of the Genus Bobea

   Species  brevipes Gray
common name: 'akupa  (Hawaii)
   Species  elatior Gaud.
   Varietas  brevipes (Gray) Hbd.
syn. Bobea brevipes
   Varietas  molokaiensis Rock
syn. Bobea elatior
   Species  gaudichaudii (Cham. & Schlecht.) St. John & Herbst
syn. Bobea elatior
   Species  hookeri Hbd.
syn. Bobea sandwicensis
   Species  mannii Hbd.
syn. Bobea brevipes
   Species  platypes Fosberg
syn. Bobea elatior
   Species  sandwicensis (Gray) Hbd.
common name: Hawai'i dogweed
   Species  timonioides (Hook. f.) Hbd.
common name: 'ahakea  (Hawaii)

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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