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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Diapensia

pincushion plant

Hierarchical position of the Genus Diapensia

   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  Ericanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 221. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Diapensiales Engl. & Gilg
pub. Engler's Syllabus, ed. 9-10: 314. Nov-Dec 1924.
   Familia  Diapensiaceae (Link) Lindl.
pub. Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 233. Jul 1836, nom. cons.
   Subfamilia  Diapensioideae Link
pub. Handbuch 1: 595. Jan-Aug 1829.
   Tribus  Diapensieae A. Gray
pub. Man. Bot., ed. 2: 329. 1 Sep 1856.
   Subtribus  Diapensiinae A. Gray
pub. Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., s�r. 6, 7: 177. 1879.
   Genus  Diapensia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: diapensia

Named members of the Genus Diapensia

   Species  lapponica L.
   Varietas  lapponica
common name: pincushion plant
   Subspecies  obovata (F. Schmidt) Hult�n
syn. Diapensia lapponica var. obovata
   Varietas  obovata F. Schmidt
common name: pincushion plant
   Varietas  rosea Hult�n
syn. Diapensia lapponica var. obovata
   Species  obovata (F. Schmidt) Nakai
syn. Diapensia lapponica var. obovata

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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