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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Floerkea

false mermaidweed

Hierarchical position of the Genus Floerkea

   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  Rutanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 311. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Limnanthales Nakai
pub. Hisi-Shokubutsu: 65. 1930.
   Subordo  Limnanthineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 143. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Limnanthaceae R. Br.
pub. London Edinburgh Philos. Mag. & J. Sci. 3: 70. Jul 1833.
common name: Meadow-foams
   Tribus  Floerkeeae Baill.
pub. Adansonia 9: 362, 371. 20 Feb and 25 Feb 1873.
   Genus  Floerkea Willd.
pub. (1801)
common name: floerkea

Named members of the Genus Floerkea

   Species  occidentalis Rydb.
syn. Floerkea proserpinacoides
   Species  proserpinacoides Willd.
common name: false mermaidweed
   Species  versicolor Greene
syn. Limnanthes alba ssp. versicolor

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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