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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Wislizenia

Palmer's wislizenia
jackass clover
spectacle fruit

Hierarchical position of the Genus Wislizenia

   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  Capparaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 242. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Capers
   Genus  Wislizenia Engelm.
common name: wislizenia

Named members of the Genus Wislizenia

   Species  californica Greene
syn. Wislizenia refracta ssp. californica
   Species  divaricata Greene
syn. Wislizenia refracta ssp. palmeri
   Species  refracta Engelm.
common name: jackass clover, stinkweed
   Subspecies  californica (Greene) Keller
common name: spectacle fruit
   Varietas  melilotoides (Greene) I.M. Johnston
syn. Wislizenia refracta ssp. refracta
   Subspecies  palmeri (Gray) Keller
common name: Palmer's wislizenia
   Varietas  palmeri (Gray) I.M. Johnston
syn. Wislizenia refracta ssp. palmeri
   Subspecies  refracta
common name: spectacle fruit

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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