Ocotea
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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Ocotea

Wright's laurel canelon
laurel espada
laurel sassafras
nemoca
nemoca cimarrona
sweetwood

Hierarchical position of the Genus Ocotea

   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  Magnoliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 95. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Dicots
  
   Subclassis  Magnoliidae Novák ex Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 51. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   SuperOrdo  Lauranae Takht.
pub. Divers. Classif. Fl. Pl.: 53. 1 Mai 1997.
  
   Ordo  Laurales Perleb
pub. Lehrb. Naturgesch. Pflanzenr.: 174. Sep-Oct 1826.
  
   Tribus  Ocoteeae Nees
pub. Syst. Laur.: 19, 93. 30 Oct-5 Nov 1836.
   Genus  Ocotea Aubl.
pub. (1775)
common name: sweetwood

Named members of the Genus Ocotea

1
   Species  coriacea (Sw.) Britt.
syn. Nectandra coriacea
2
   Species  cuneata (Griseb.) Urban
syn. Ocotea nemodaphne
3
   Species  floribunda (Sw.) Mez
common name: laurel espada
4
   Species  foeniculacea Mez
common name: black sweetwood
5
   Species  globosa (Aubl.) Schlecht. & Cham.
syn. Nectandra hihua
6
   Species  krugii (Mez) Howard
syn. Nectandra krugii
7
   Species  leucoxylon (Sw.) De Laness.
common name: loblolly sweetwood
8
   Species  membranacea (Sw.) Howard
syn. Nectandra membranacea
9
   Species  moschata (Pavón ex Meisn.) Mez
common name: nemoca
10
   Species  nemodaphne Mez
common name: laurel sassafras
11
   Species  patens (Sw.) Nees
syn. Nectandra patens
12
   Species  portoricensis Mez
common name: laurel de paloma  (Mexico)
13
   Species  sintenisii (Mez) Alain
syn. Nectandra turbacensis
14
   Species  spathulata Mez
common name: nemoca cimarrona
15
   Species  wrightii (Meisn.) Mez
common name: Wright's laurel canelon

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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