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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Saururus

lizard's tail

Hierarchical position of the Genus Saururus

   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  Piperopsida Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 78, 83. Sep 1830.
   Subclassis  Piperidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 3. 1994.
   SuperOrdo  Piperanae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 3. 1994.
   Ordo  Piperales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 65. 1829.
   Familia  Saururaceae Rich. ex E. Meyer
pub. Houttuynia: 20. 1827.
common name: Lizard-tails
   Subfamilia  Saururoideae (Rich. ex E. Meyer) Arn.
pub. Encycl. Brit., ed. 7, 5: 130. 9 Mar 1832.
   Tribus  Saurureae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 66. 1829.
   Genus  Saururus L.
pub. (1753)
common name: saururus

Named members of the Genus Saururus

   Species  cernuus L.
common name: lizard's tail

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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