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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Medeola

Indian cucumber

Hierarchical position of the Genus Medeola

   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  Liliales Perleb
pub. Lehrb. Naturgesch. Pflanzenr.: 129. Sep-Oct 1826.
   Subordo  Liliineae Rchb.
pub. Deut. Bot. Herb.-Buch: xxxvii. Jul 1841.
   Familia  Medeolaceae (S. Wats.) Takht.
pub. Sist. Magnoliof.: 291. 31 Mar-1 Jun 1987.
   Tribus  Medeoleae Benth. & Hook.f.
pub. Gen. Pl. 3: 750, 762. 14 Apr 1883.
   Subtribus  Medeolinae S. Watson
pub. Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 14: 222. 1879.
   Genus  Medeola L.
pub. (1753)
common name: Indian cucumber

Named members of the Genus Medeola

   Species  virginiana L.
common name: Indian cucumber

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

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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