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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Choisya


Hierarchical position of the Genus Choisya

   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  Rosidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 264. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Rutanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 311. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Rutales Perleb
pub. Lehrb. Naturgesch. Pflanzenr.: 324. Sep-Oct 1826.
   Familia  Rutaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 296. 4 Aug 1789, nom. cons.
common name: Citrus
   Subtribus  Choisyinae Engl. in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam., III, 4: 110, 125. Mar 1896.
   Genus  Choisya Kunth
pub. (1823)
common name: Mexican orange

Named members of the Genus Choisya

   Species  arizonica Standl.
syn. Choisya dumosa var. arizonica
   Species  dumosa (Torr.) Gray
   Varietas  arizonica (Standl.) L. Benson
common name: Arizonia orange
   Varietas  dumosa
common name: Mexican orange
   Varietas  mollis (Standl.) L. Benson
common name: Mexican orange
   Species  mollis Standl.
syn. Choisya dumosa var. mollis

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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