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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Helichrysum


Hierarchical position of the Genus Helichrysum

   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  Asteridae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Asteranae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 451. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Asterales Lindl.
pub. 1833
   Familia  Asteraceae Dumort.
pub. Comment. Bot.: 55. Nov-Dec 1822.
common name: Sunflowers
   Tribus  Helichryseae (Link) Berg & C.F. Schmidt
pub. Darstell. Beschr. Off. Gew. 3: 22e. Mar-Apr 1861.
   Subtribus  Helichrysinae Benth.
pub. Fl. Austral. 3: 453, 582. 5 Jan 1867.
   Genus  Helichrysum Mill.
pub. (1754)
common name: strawflower, immortelle, everlasting

Named members of the Genus Helichrysum

   Species  bracteatum (Vent.) Andr.
common name: bracted strawflower
   Species  foetidum (L.) Cass.
common name: stinking strawflower
   Species  petiolare Hilliard & Burtt   
   Species  petiolatum (L.) DC.
syn. Helichrysum petiolare

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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