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Hierarchical position of the Genus Sarcostemma

   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  Gentiananae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Apocynales Bromhead
pub. 1838
   Familia  Apocynaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 143. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Dogbanes
   Subtribus  Sarcostemminae Decne. ex Miq.
pub. Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 480. 20 Aug 1857.
   Genus  Sarcostemma R. Br.
pub. (1810)

Named members of the Genus Sarcostemma

   Species  clausum (Jacq.) J.A. Schultes
syn. Funastrum clausum
   Species  crispum Benth.
syn. Funastrum crispum
   Species  cynanchoides Dcne.
   Subspecies  hartwegii (Vail) R. Holm
syn. Funastrum cynanchoides ssp. heterophyllum
   Varietas  hartwegii (Vail) Shinners
syn. Funastrum cynanchoides ssp. heterophyllum
   Species  hirtellum (Gray) R. Holm
syn. Funastrum hirtellum
   Species  lobata Waterfall
syn. Funastrum crispum
   Species  torreyi (Gray) Woods.
syn. Funastrum torreyi

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

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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