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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Narthecium


Hierarchical position of the Genus Narthecium

   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  Nartheciales Reveal & Zomlefer
pub. Novon 8: 176. 15 Jul 1998.
   Familia  Nartheciaceae Fr. ex Bjurzon
pub. Skand. V�xtfam.: 64. 1846.
   Tribus  Narthecieae Parl.
pub. Fl. Ital. 2: 360. 1852.
   Genus  Narthecium Huds.
pub. (1762)
common name: asphodel

Named members of the Genus Narthecium

   Species  americanum Ker-Gawl.
common name: yellow asphodel
   Species  californicum Baker
common name: California bog asphodel
   Species  glutinosum Michx.
syn. Tofieldia glutinosa ssp. glutinosa
   Species  ossifragum (L.) Huds.
common name: bog-asphodel
   Varietas  americanum (Ker-Gawl.) Gray
syn. Narthecium americanum
   Species  pusillum Michx.
syn. Tofieldia pusilla

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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