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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Pseudotsuga

douglas fir

Hierarchical position of the Genus Pseudotsuga

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Pinophyta Cronquist
syn. Coniferophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: conifers, gymnosperms
   Subdivisio  Pinophytina Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Classis  Pinopsida Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 483, 1090. Jun 1835.
common name: Conifers
   Subclassis  Pinidae Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm., Taxon 15: 134. Apr 1966.
   Ordo  Pinales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 11. 1829.
   Subordo  Pinineae Vines
pub. Stud. Text-book Bot. 2: 483. 1895.
   Familia  Pinaceae Lindl.
pub. Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 313. Jul 1836, nom. cons.
common name: Pines
   Genus  Pseudotsuga Carriere
common name: Douglas fir

Named members of the Genus Pseudotsuga

   Species  flahaultii Flous
syn. Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca
   Species  macrocarpa (Vasey) Mayr
common name: bigcone Douglas fir
   Species  menziesii (Mirbel) Franco
common name: douglas fir
   Varietas  flahaultii (Flous) Silba
syn. Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca
   Varietas  glauca (Beissn.) Franco
common name: Rocky Mountain Douglas fir
   Varietas  menziesii
common name: Douglas fir
   Species  mucronata (Raf.) Sudw.
syn. Pseudotsuga menziesii
   Species  taxifolia (Lamb.) Britt.
   Varietas  glauca (Beissn.) Sudworth
syn. Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca

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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