Chimaphila
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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Chimaphila

pipsissewa
prince's pine

Hierarchical position of the Genus Chimaphila

   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  Ericanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 221. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   Ordo  Ericales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 28. 1829.
  
   Subordo  Ericineae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 901, 937, 938, 1108. Jun 1835.
  
   Familia  Ericaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 159. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Heaths, Heathers
  
   Genus  Chimaphila Pursh
common name: prince's pine
  

Named members of the Genus Chimaphila

1
   Species  corymbosa Pursh
syn. Chimaphila umbellata ssp. cisatlantica
2
   Species  maculata (L.) Pursh   
 
3
   Varietas  dasystemma (Torr.) Kearney & Peebles
syn. Chimaphila maculata
4
   Species  menziesii (R. Br. ex D. Don) Spreng.
common name: little prince's pine
  
5
   Species  occidentalis Rydb.
syn. Chimaphila umbellata ssp. occidentalis
6
   Species  umbellata (L.) W. Bart.
common name: prince's pine, pipsissewa
  
 
7
   Subspecies  acuta (Rydb.) HultÚn
common name: pipsissewa
8
   Varietas  acuta (Rydb.) Blake
syn. Chimaphila umbellata ssp. acuta
9
   Subspecies  cisatlantica (Blake) HultÚn
common name: pipsissewa
10
   Varietas  cisatlantica Blake
syn. Chimaphila umbellata ssp. cisatlantica
11
   Subspecies  occidentalis (Rydb.) HultÚn
common name: pipsissewa
12
   Varietas  occidentalis (Rydb.) Blake
syn. Chimaphila umbellata ssp. occidentalis

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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