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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Erythraea


Hierarchical position of the Genus Erythraea

   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  Lamiidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 178. 25 Mar 1993.
   SuperOrdo  Gentiananae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Gentianales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 19. 17 Sep 1833.
   Subordo  Gentianineae Bessey in C.K. Adams
pub. Johnson's Universal Cyclop. 8: 463. 15 Nov 1895.
   Familia  Gentianaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 141. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Gentians
   Genus  Erythraea L.
syn. Centaurium Hill

Named members of the Genus Erythraea

   Species  beyrichii Torr. & Gray ex Torr.
syn. Centaurium beyrichii
   Species  calycosa Buckl.
   Varietas  arizonica Gray
syn. Centaurium arizonicum
   Species  centaurium of authors
syn. Centaurium erythraea
common name: centaury
   Species  quitensis Kunth
syn. Centaurium quitense

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


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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