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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Cymodocea


Hierarchical position of the Genus Cymodocea

   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  Alismatidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 461. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Alismatanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 461. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Potamogetonales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 59. 1829.
   Subordo  Potamogetonineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 72. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Cymodoceaceae N. Taylor
pub. N. Amer. Fl. 17(1): 31. 30 Jun 1909, nom. cons.
   Subfamilia  Cymodoceoideae K. Schum
pub. Lehrb. Syst. Bot.: 246. Jun 1894.
   Tribus  Cymodoceeae Benth. & Hook.f.
pub. Gen. Pl. 3: 1011. 14 Apr 1883.
   Genus  Cymodocea K.D. Koenig
pub. (1805)
common name: cymodocea

Named members of the Genus Cymodocea

   Species  filiformis (Kuetz.) Correll
common name: manateegrass
   Species  manatorum Aschers.
syn. Cymodocea filiformis
   Species  rotundata Ehrenb. & Hempr. ex Aschers.
common name: cymodocea
   Species  serrulata (R. Br.) Aschers. & Magnus
common name: cymodocea

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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