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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Tetragonia

New Zealand spinach

Hierarchical position of the Genus Tetragonia

   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  Caryophyllidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 144. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Caryophyllanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 144. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Caryophyllales Perleb
pub. 1826
   Familia  Tetragoniaceae Nakai
pub. J. Jap. Bot. 18: 103. Mar 1942, nom. cons.
   Subfamilia  Tetragonioideae Lindl.
pub. Veg. Kingd.: 527. Jan-Mai 1846.
   Tribus  Tetragonieae Fenzl
pub. Ann. Wiener Mus. Naturgesch. 2: 287. Feb 1839.
   Genus  Tetragonia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: tetragonia

Named members of the Genus Tetragonia

   Species  expansa Murr.
syn. Tetragonia tetragonioides
common name: New Zealand spinach
   Species  tetragonioides (Pallas) Kuntze
common name: New Zealand spinach

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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