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[ Canacorchis ] [ Cananga ] [ Canangium ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cananga


Hierarchical position of the Genus Cananga

   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  Magnoliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 95. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Dicots
   Subclassis  Magnoliidae Nov�k ex Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 51. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Magnolianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 51. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Annonales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 9. 17 Sep 1833.
   Familia  Annonaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 283. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Custard-apples
   Genus  Cananga (DC.) Hook.f. & Thomson
common name: ilang-ilang

Named members of the Genus Cananga

   Species  blainii (Griseb.) Britt.
syn. Guatteria blainii
   Species  caribaea (Urban) Britt.
syn. Guatteria caribaea
   Species  odorata (Lam.) Hook. f. & T. Thomson
common name: ilang-ilang, ylang-ylang, flower-of-flowers

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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