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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Phyllodoce

red heather

Hierarchical position of the Genus Phyllodoce

   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  Dilleniidae Takht. ex Reveal & Tahkt.
pub. 1993
   SuperOrdo  Ericanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 221. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Ericales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 28. 1829.
   Subordo  Ericineae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 901, 937, 938, 1108. Jun 1835.
   Familia  Ericaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 159. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Heaths, Heathers
   Tribus  Phyllodoceae Drude in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam. IV, 1: 31, 38. Oct 1889.
   Genus  Phyllodoce Salisb.
pub. (1806)
common name: mountainheath

Named members of the Genus Phyllodoce

   Species  aleutica (Spreng.) Heller
   Subspecies  glanduliflora (Hook.) Hult�n
syn. Phyllodoce glanduliflora
   Species  breweri (Gray) Heller
common name: purple mountainheath, red heather
   Species  caerulea (L.) Bab.
common name: blue mountainheath
   Species  empetriformis (Sm.) D. Don
common name: pink mountainheath
   Species  glanduliflora (Hook.) Coville
common name: yellow mountainheath
   Species  x intermedia (Hook.) Rydb. (pro sp.)

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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