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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Brasenia


Hierarchical position of the Genus Brasenia

   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  Piperopsida Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 78, 83. Sep 1830.
   Subclassis  Nelumbonidae Takht.
pub. 1997
   SuperOrdo  Nelumbonanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Hydropeltidales Spenn.
pub. Handb. Angew. Bot. 1: 202. 1-19 Jul 1834.
   Familia  Cabombaceae A. Rich.
pub. Nouv. El�m. Bot., ed. 4: 420. 1828.
common name: Water-Shields
   Genus  Brasenia Schreb.
common name: brasenia

Named members of the Genus Brasenia

   Species  peltata Pursh
syn. Brasenia schreberi
   Species  schreberi J.F. Gmel.
common name: watershield

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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