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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Taxodium


Hierarchical position of the Genus Taxodium

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Pinophyta Cronquist
syn. Coniferophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: conifers, gymnosperms
   Subdivisio  Pinophytina Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Classis  Pinopsida Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 483, 1090. Jun 1835.
common name: Conifers
   Subclassis  Pinidae Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm., Taxon 15: 134. Apr 1966.
   Ordo  Cupressales Bromhead
pub. 1838
   Familia  Cupressaceae Rich. ex Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 90, 95. Sep 1830.
common name: cypress
   Subfamilia  Taxodioideae Endl. ex K. Koch
pub. Dendrologie 2(2): 186. Nov 1873.
   Tribus  Taxodieae Eichler in Mart.
pub. Fl. Bras. 4: 421. 10 Jul 1863.
   Subtribus  Taxodiinae Parl. in DC.
pub. Prodr. 16(2): 365, 432. mid Jul 1868.
   Genus  Taxodium Rich.
pub. (1810)
common name: bald cypress

Named members of the Genus Taxodium

   Species  ascendens Brongn.
common name: pond cypress
   Species  distichum (L.) L.C. Rich.
common name: bald cypress
   Varietas  imbricarium (Nutt.) Croom
syn. Taxodium ascendens
   Varietas  nutans (Ait.) Sweet
syn. Taxodium ascendens
   Species  mucronatum Ten.
common name: Montezuma bald cypress

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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