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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cabomba


Hierarchical position of the Genus Cabomba

   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
   Subfamilia  Cabomboideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 842, 1093, 1122. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Cabombeae (A. Rich.) Gardner
pub. Icon. Pl., ser. 2, 7: ad t. 641. 1844.
   Genus  Cabomba Aubl.
pub. (1775)
common name: fanwort

Named members of the Genus Cabomba

   Species  caroliniana Gray
   Varietas  caroliniana
common name: Carolina fanwort
   Varietas  pulcherrima Harper
common name: Carolina fanwort
   Species  furcata J.A. & J.H. Schultes
common name: forked fanwort
   Species  haynesii Wiersema
common name: fishgrass
   Species  piauhyensis Gardner ex Hook.
syn. Cabomba furcata
   Species  pulcherrima (Harper) Fassett
syn. Cabomba caroliniana var. pulcherrima

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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