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[ Balanophorales ] [ Balsaminales ] [ Barbeyales ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Order Balsaminales

busy Lizzy
garden balsam
patient Lucy
spotted snapweed

Hierarchical position of the Order Balsaminales

   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  Rosidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 264. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Geranianae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Balsaminales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 14. 17 Sep 1833.

Named members of the Order Balsaminales

   Subordo  Balsaminineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 146. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Balsaminaceae A. Rich. in Bory
pub. Dict. Class. Hist. Nat. 2: 173. 31 Dec 1822.
common name: Touch-me-nots

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.

For an index to other topics see

   Wild & cultivated plants of the world



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