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[ Podophorus ] [ Podophyllum ] [ Podopogon ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Podophyllum

may apple
raccoon berry

Hierarchical position of the Genus Podophyllum

   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  Ranunculopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxvi, 96. 12 Aug 1843.
   Subclassis  Ranunculidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 235. 1992.
   SuperOrdo  Ranunculanae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Berberidales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 44. 1829.
   Familia  Podophyllaceae DC.
pub. Syst. Nat. 2: 31. Mai 1821.
   Subfamilia  Podophylloideae Eaton
pub. Bot. Dict., ed. 4: 38. Apr-Mai 1836.
   Tribus  Podophylleae DC.
pub. Syst. Nat. 2: 32, 33. late Mai 1821.
   Genus  Podophyllum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: mayapple

Named members of the Genus Podophyllum

   Species  emodi Wallich ex Hook. f. & Thomson
syn. Podophyllum hexandrum
   Species  hexandrum Royle
common name: Himalayan May apple
   Species  peltatum L.
common name: wild mandrake, raccoon berry, American mandrake, May apple

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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