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[ Chloropatane ] [ Chlorophora ] [ Chlorophytum ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Chlorophora

african teak
old fustic

Hierarchical position of the Genus Chlorophora

   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  Urticaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 400. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Nettles
   Tribus  Chlorophoreae A. Juss. in Orb.
pub. Dict. Univ. Hist. Nat. 3: 609. 1 Jul 1843.
   Genus  Chlorophora Gaudich.
pub. (1830)
common name: african teak

Named members of the Genus Chlorophora

   Species  excelsa (Welw.) Benth.
common name: african teak
   Species  tinctoria (L.) Gaud. ex Benth. & Hook. f.
syn. Maclura tinctoria
common name: old fustic, fustic-tree

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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