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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Chrysophyllum

bastard redwood
star apple

Hierarchical position of the Genus Chrysophyllum

   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  Primulanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 71. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Styracales Bisch.
pub. Lehrb. Bot. 2(2): 655. 1839.
   Subordo  Sapotineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 169. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Sapotaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 151. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Sapodillas
   Subfamilia  Chrysophylloideae Leurss.
pub. Handb. Syst. Bot. 2: 946. Jul 1882.
   Subtribus  Chrysophyllinae Engl. in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam. IV, 1: 131. Jun 1890.
   Genus  Chrysophyllum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: chrysophyllum

Named members of the Genus Chrysophyllum

   Species  albidum G. Don
common name: white star apple
   Species  argenteum Jacq.
common name: bastard redwood
   Species  bicolor Poir.
common name: star apple
   Species  cainito L.
common name: star apple
   Species  delevoyi De Wild.
common name: African star apple
   Species  eggersii Pierre
syn. Chrysophyllum bicolor
   Species  mexicanum Brandegee ex Standl.
common name: caimitillo
   Species  oliviforme L.
common name: satinleaf
   Species  pauciflorum Lam.
common name: camito de perro  (Mexico)

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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