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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Xolisma


Hierarchical position of the Genus Xolisma

   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  Ericanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 221. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Ericales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 28. 1829.
   Subordo  Ericineae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 901, 937, 938, 1108. Jun 1835.
   Familia  Ericaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 159. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Heaths, Heathers
   Genus  Xolisma Raf.
syn. Lyonia Nutt.

Named members of the Genus Xolisma

   Species  ferruginea (Walt.) Heller
syn. Lyonia ferruginea
common name: myrtle
   Species  foliosiflora (Michx.) Small
syn. Lyonia ligustrina var. foliosiflora
   Species  fruticosa (Michx.) Nash
syn. Lyonia fruticosa
   Species  ligustrina (L.) Britt.
   Varietas  foliosiflora (Michx.) C. Mohr
syn. Lyonia ligustrina var. foliosiflora
   Species  mariana (L.) Rehd.
syn. Lyonia mariana
   Species  rubiginosa (Pers.) Small
syn. Lyonia rubiginosa var. rubiginosa
   Species  stahlii (Urban) Small
syn. Lyonia rubiginosa var. stahlii

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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