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[ Cotylanthera ] [ Cotyledon ] [ Cotylelobium ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cotyledon

pig's ear

Hierarchical position of the Genus Cotyledon

   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  Saxifraganae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 4. 1994.
   Ordo  Saxifragales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 35. 1829.
   Familia  Crassulaceae DC. in Lam. & DC.
pub. Fl. Fran�., ed. 3, 4(1): 382. 17 Sep 1805, nom. cons.
common name: Stonecrops
   Tribus  Cotyledoneae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 38. 1829.
   Genus  Cotyledon L.
pub. (1753)
common name: pig's ear

Named members of the Genus Cotyledon

   Species  glandulifera Henderson
syn. Sedum moranii
   Species  orbiculata L.
   Varietas  oblongata (Haw.) DC.
common name: pig's ear
   Species  oregonensis S. Wats.
syn. Sedum oregonense
   Species  pinnata Lam.
syn. Kalanchoe pinnata
   Species  rusbyi Greene
syn. Graptopetalum rusbyi
   Species  strictiflora (Gray) Baker
syn. Echeveria strictiflora

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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