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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Hydrastis


Hierarchical position of the Genus Hydrastis

   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  Ranunculopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 96. 12 Aug 1843.
   Subclassis  Ranunculidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   SuperOrdo  Ranunculanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Ranunculales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 44. 1829.
   Familia  Hydrastidaceae Martynov
pub. Tekhno-Bot. Slovar: 318. 1820.
   Subfamilia  Hydrastidoideae Raf.
pub. Anal. Nat.: 177. Apr-Jul 1815.
   Tribus  Hydrastideae Torr. & A. Gray ex Torr.
pub. Fl. New York 1: 5, 26. 1843.
   Genus  Hydrastis L.
pub. (1759)
common name: hydrastis

Named members of the Genus Hydrastis

   Species  canadensis L.
common name: goldenseal, orangeroot, turmeric

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 November 01, 2004   


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