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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Rhizophora


Hierarchical position of the Genus Rhizophora

   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  Rosidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 264. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Rhizophoranae Takht. ex Reveal & Doweld
pub. 1999
   Ordo  Rhizophorales Tiegh. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 176. 25 Mar 1993.
   Familia  Rhizophoraceae R. Br. in Flinders
pub. Voy. Terra Austr. 2: 549. 19 Jul 1814.
common name: Red Mangrove
   Subfamilia  Rhizophoroideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 725, 1134. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Rhizophoreae Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 320. Sep 1830.
   Genus  Rhizophora L.
pub. (1753)
common name: mangrove

Named members of the Genus Rhizophora

   Species  apiculata Blume
common name: mangrove
   Species  mangle L.
common name: American mangrove, red mangrove
   Species  mucronata Lam.
common name: mangrove

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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