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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Leptospermum


Hierarchical position of the Genus Leptospermum

   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  Myrtanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 295. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Myrtales Rchb.
pub. Bot. Damen: 475. 1828.
   Subordo  Myrtineae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 616, 617, 1092, 1128. Jun 1835.
   Familia  Myrtaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 322. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Myrtles
   Subfamilia  Leptospermoideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 712, 1135. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Leptospermeae DC.
pub. Linnaea 2: 504. Jul 1827.
   Subtribus  Leptosperminae DC.
pub. Prodr. 3: 216. mid Mar 1828.
   Genus  Leptospermum J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
pub. (1775)
common name: teatree

Named members of the Genus Leptospermum

   Species  flavescens Sm.
common name: common teatree
   Species  laevigata (Soland. ex Gaertn.) F. Muell.
common name: coastal teatree
   Species  laevigatum (Gaertner) F. Muell.
common name: Australian teatree
   Species  scoparium J.R. & G. Forst.
common name: broom teatree, New Zealand teatree

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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