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[ Cheirostylis ] [ Chelidonium ] [ Chelonanthera ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Chelidonium


Hierarchical position of the Genus Chelidonium

   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  Ranunculopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 96. 12 Aug 1843.
   Subclassis  Ranunculidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   SuperOrdo  Ranunculanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Papaverales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 44. 1829.
   Familia  Papaveraceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 235. 4 Aug 1789, nom. cons.
common name: Poppies
   Tribus  Chelidonieae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 130. 1827.
   Genus  Chelidonium L.
pub. (1753)
common name: celandine

Named members of the Genus Chelidonium

   Species  corniculatum L.
syn. Glaucium corniculatum
   Species  majus L.
common name: greater celandine
   Varietas  laciniatum (P. Mill.) Syme
common name: celandine
   Varietas  majus
common name: celandine
   Varietas  plenum Wehrhahn
common name: celandine

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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