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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Selenia


Hierarchical position of the Genus Selenia

   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  Dilleniidae Takht. ex Reveal & Tahkt.
pub. 1993
   SuperOrdo  Capparanae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 3. 1994.
   Ordo  Capparales Hutch.
pub. Bull. Misc. Inform. 1924: 122. 29 Mai 1924.
   Subordo  Capparineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 121. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Brassicaceae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 854, 1093, 1123. Jun 1835, nom. cons.
common name: Cruciferae
   Tribus  Selenieae Torr. & A. Gray
pub. Fl. N. Amer. 1(1): 99. Jul 1838.
   Genus  Selenia Nutt.
pub. (1825)
common name: selenia

Named members of the Genus Selenia

   Species  aptera (S. Wats.) Small
syn. Selenia aurea
   Species  aurea Nutt.
common name: golden selenia
   Species  dissecta Torr. & Gray
common name: Texas selenia
   Species  grandis R.F. Martin
common name: large selenia
   Species  jonesii Cory
   Varietas  jonesii
common name: Jones' selenia
   Varietas  obovata Rollins
common name: Jones' selenia

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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