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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Calophyllum

Alexandrian laurel

Hierarchical position of the Genus Calophyllum

   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  Dilleniidae Takht. ex Reveal & Tahkt.
pub. 1993
   SuperOrdo  Theanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 179. 25 Mar 1993.
   Ordo  Theales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 12. 17 Sep 1833.
   Familia  Clusiaceae Lindl.
pub. Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 74. Jul 1836.
common name: Guttiferae
   Subfamilia  Calophylloideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 794, 1114. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Calophylleae Choisy
pub. Prodr. 1: 561. mid Jan 1824.
   Genus  Calophyllum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: calophyllum

Named members of the Genus Calophyllum

   Species  antillanum Britt.
common name: Antilles calophyllum
   Species  brasiliense Camb.
   Varietas  antillanum (Britt.) Standl.
syn. Calophyllum antillanum
   Species  calaba Jacq., non L.
syn. Calophyllum antillanum
   Species  cholobtaches Laut.
common name: calophyllum
   Species  inophyllum L.
common name: Alexandrian laurel

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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