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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Schoenus


Hierarchical position of the Genus Schoenus

   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  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
   Subclassis  Commelinidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 171. Jan-Mar 1967.
common name: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes
   SuperOrdo  Juncanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 510. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Cyperales Hutch.
pub. Fam. Fl. Pl. 2: 16, 193. 1934.
   Familia  Cyperaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 26. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Sedges
   Subfamilia  Schoenoideae Horan.
pub. Char. Ess. Fam.: 36. 1847.
   Tribus  Schoeneae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 145. 1827.
   Subtribus  Schoeninae Fenzl in Endl.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 114. Dec 1836.
   Genus  Schoenus L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bogrush

Named members of the Genus Schoenus

   Species  apogon Roemer & J.A. Schultes
common name: smooth bogrush
   Species  calostachyus Poir.
common name: bogrush
   Species  coloratus L.
syn. Rhynchospora colorata
   Species  fascicularis Michx.
syn. Rhynchospora fascicularis var. fascicularis
   Species  miliaceus Lam.
syn. Rhynchospora miliacea
   Species  nigricans L.
common name: black bogrush
   Species  rariflorus Michx.
syn. Rhynchospora rariflora
   Species  rugosus Vahl
syn. Rhynchospora rugosa ssp. rugosa
   Species  tendo Banks & Soland. ex Hook. f.
common name: bogrush

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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