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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Dianella

cerulean flaxlily

Hierarchical position of the Genus Dianella

   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  Phormiaceae J. Agardh
pub. Theoria Syst. Pl.: 7. Apr-Sep 1858.
   Tribus  Dianelleae Baker
pub. J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 14: 521. 24 Apr 1875.
   Subtribus  Dianellinae Benth.
pub. Fl. Austral. 7: 4. 23-30 Mar 1878.
   Genus  Dianella Lam.
pub. (1786)
common name: dianella

Named members of the Genus Dianella

   Species  caerulea Sims
common name: cerulean flaxlily
   Species  sandwicensis Hook. & Arn.
common name: 'uki'uki

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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