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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Browallia

Jamaican forget-me-not

Hierarchical position of the Genus Browallia

   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  Browallioideae Kostel.
pub. Allg. Med.-Pharm. Fl. 3: 939. Apr-Dec 1834.
   Genus  Browallia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: browallia

Named members of the Genus Browallia

   Species  americana L.
common name: Jamaican forget-me-not
   Species  eludens R.K. Van Devender & P.D. Jenkins
common name: bush-violet
   Species  texana Torr.
syn. Hunzikeria texana
   Species  viscosa auct. non Kunth
syn. Browallia americana

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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