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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Hemerocallis


Hierarchical position of the Genus Hemerocallis

   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  Hemerocallidaceae R. Br.
pub. Prodr.: 295. 27 Mar 1810.
   Subfamilia  Hemerocallidoideae Kostel.
pub. Allg. Med.-Pharm. Fl. 1: 168. Mai 1831.
   Tribus  Hemerocallideae Duby
pub. Bot. Gall. 1: 471. 12-14 Apr 1828.
   Genus  Hemerocallis L.
pub. (1753)
common name: daylily

Named members of the Genus Hemerocallis

   Species  flava (L.) L.
syn. Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus
   Species  fulva (L.) L.
   Varietas  kwanso Regel
syn. Hemerocallis fulva
   Species  japonica (Thunb.) Thunb. 1784, non Thunb. 1794
syn. Hosta lancifolia
   Species  lancifolia Thunb.
syn. Hosta lancifolia
   Species  lilioasphodelus L.
common name: daylily
   Varietas  flava L.
syn. Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus
   Species  minor P. Mill.
common name: small daylily
   Species  plantaginea Lam.
syn. Hosta plantaginea

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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