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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Odontonema

fire spike

Hierarchical position of the Genus Odontonema

   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  Lamiidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 178. 25 Mar 1993.
   SuperOrdo  Lamianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Lamiales Bromhead
pub. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 2: 210. Apr 1838.
   Subordo  Acanthineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 186. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Acanthaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 102. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Acanthus
   Tribus  Odontonemeae Lindau
pub. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 18: 47, 56. 23 Dec 1893.
   Subtribus  Odontoneminae Lindau
pub. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 18: 56. 23 Dec 1893.
   Genus  Odontonema Nees
pub. (1842)
common name: toothedthread

Named members of the Genus Odontonema

   Species  cuspidatum (Nees) Kuntze
common name: mottled toothedthread
   Species  nitidum (Jacq.) Kuntze
common name: shrubby toothedthread
   Species  strictum (Nees) Kuntze
syn. Odontonema tubiforme
common name: fire spike
   Species  tubiforme (Bertol.) Kuntze
common name: firespike

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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