Malpighia
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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Malpighia

Singapore holly
acerolas
cherry
stingingbush
wild crapemyrtle

Hierarchical position of the Genus Malpighia

   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  Geranianae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
  
   Ordo  Vochysiales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 37. 1829.
  
   Subordo  Malpighiineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 139. Mai 1898.
  
   Familia  Malpighiaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 252. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Malpighias
  
   Subfamilia  Malpighioideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 894, 1093, 1126. Jun 1835.
  
   Tribus  Malpighieae DC.
pub. Prodr. 1: 577. mid Jan 1824.
  
   Subtribus  Malpighiinae Nied. in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam. III, 4: 53, 71. Dec 1890.
  
   Genus  Malpighia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: malpighia
  

Named members of the Genus Malpighia

1
   Species  angustifolia L.
syn. Malpighia linearis
2
   Species  coccigera L.
common name: Singapore holly
3
   Species  crassifolia L.
syn. Byrsonima crassifolia
4
   Species  emarginata Sess´┐Ż & Moc. ex DC.
common name: Barbados cherry
5
   Species  fucata Ker-Gawl.
common name: palo bronco  (Mexico)
6
   Species  glabra L.
common name: wild crapemyrtle, Barbados cherry, acerolas
  
7
   Species  infestissima L.C. Rich. ex Niedenzu
common name: cowhage cherry
8
   Species  linearis Jacq.
common name: bastard cherry
9
   Species  pallens Small
syn. Malpighia infestissima
10
   Species  punicifolia auct. non L.
syn. Malpighia emarginata
11
   Species  setosa Spreng.
common name: bristly stingingbush
12
   Species  shaferi Britt. & Wilson ex Britt.
syn. Malpighia fucata
13
   Species  spicata Cav.
syn. Byrsonima spicata
14
   Species  thompsonii Britt. & Wilson
syn. Malpighia infestissima
15
   Species  woodburyana Vivaldi
common name: Woodbury's stingingbush

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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