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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Menyanthes


Hierarchical position of the Genus Menyanthes

   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  Asteridae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Campanulanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   Ordo  Menyanthales T. Yamaz. ex Takht.
pub. Divers. Classif. Fl. Pl.: 415. 1 Mai 1997.
   Familia  Menyanthaceae (Dumort.) Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 20, 25. 1829.
   Subfamilia  Menyanthoideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 1010, 1095, 1104. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Menyantheae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 52. 1827.
   Genus  Menyanthes L.
pub. (1753)
common name: buckbean

Named members of the Genus Menyanthes

   Species  trifoliata L.
common name: bogbean, buckbean
   Varietas  minor Raf.
syn. Menyanthes trifoliata

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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