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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cecropia

trumpet tree

Hierarchical position of the Genus Cecropia

   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  Urticanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 237. 1992.
   Ordo  Urticales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 15. 1829.
   Familia  Cecropiaceae C.C. Berg
pub. Taxon 27: 39. 23 Mar 1978.
   Tribus  Cecropieae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 17. 1829.
   Genus  Cecropia Loefl.
pub. (1758)
common name: pumpwood

Named members of the Genus Cecropia

   Species  adenopus Mart. ex Miq.
common name: Ambay pumpwood
   Species  obtusifolia Bertol.
common name: trumpet tree
   Species  peltata auct. non L.
syn. Cecropia schreberiana
   Species  schreberiana Miq.
common name: pumpwood

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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