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[ Cordylestylis ] [ Cordyline ] [ Cordyloblaste ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cordyline


Hierarchical position of the Genus Cordyline

   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  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
   Subclassis  Liliidae J.H. Schaffn.
pub. Ohio Naturalist 11: 413. Dec 1911.
   SuperOrdo  Lilianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 473. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Agavales Hutch.
pub. Fam. Fl. Pl. 2: 14, 149. 1934.
   Familia  Agavaceae Endl.
pub. Ench. Bot.: 105. 15-21 Aug 1841.
common name: Agaves
   Genus  Cordyline Comm. ex R.Br.
common name: cordyline

Named members of the Genus Cordyline

   Species  fruticosa (L.) Chev.
common name: tiplant
   Species  guineensis (L.) Britt.
syn. Sansevieria hyacinthoides
   Species  terminalis (L.) Kunth
   Varietas  ti (Schott) Baker
syn. Cordyline fruticosa

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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