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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Linnaea


Hierarchical position of the Genus Linnaea

   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  Cornidae Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 4. 1994.
   SuperOrdo  Dipsacanae Takht.
pub. Divers. Classif. Fl. Pl.: 396. 1 Mai 1997.
   Ordo  Dipsacales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 29. 1829.
   Familia  Caprifoliaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 210. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Honeysuckles
   Subfamilia  Loniceroideae Kostel.
pub. Allg. Med.-Pharm. Fl. 1: 521. Jan-Jun 1833.
   Subfamilia  Linnaeoideae Raf.
pub. Ann. G�n. Sci. Phys. Bruxelles 6: 83. 1820.
   Tribus  Linnaeeae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 55. 1827.
   Genus  Linnaea L.
pub. (1753)
common name: twinflower

Named members of the Genus Linnaea

   Species  americana Forbes
syn. Linnaea borealis ssp. americana
   Species  borealis L.
common name: twinflower
   Subspecies  americana (Forbes) Hult�n ex Clausen
common name: twinflower
   Varietas  americana (Forbes) Rehd.
syn. Linnaea borealis ssp. americana
   Subspecies  longiflora (Torr.) Hult�n
common name: longtube twinflower
   Varietas  longiflora Torr.
syn. Linnaea borealis ssp. longiflora

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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