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Vernacular names of plants within the Order Rafflesiales


Hierarchical position of the Order Rafflesiales

   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  Piperopsida Bartl.
pub. Ord. Nat. Pl.: 78, 83. Sep 1830.
   Subclassis  Piperidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 3. 1994.
   SuperOrdo  Rafflesianae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 71. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Rafflesiales Oliv.
pub. Nat. Hist. Pl. 2: 755. Oct 1895.

Named members of the Order Rafflesiales

   Familia  Apodanthaceae (R. Br.) Tiegh. ex Takht.
pub. Sist. Magnoliof.: 42. 31 Mar-1 Jun 1987.
   Familia  Cytinaceae (Brongn.) A. Rich. in Bory
pub. Dict. Class. Hist. Nat. 5: 301. 15 Mar 1824.
   Familia  Mitrastemonaceae Makino
pub. Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 25: 252. Dec 1911, nom. cons.
   Familia  Rafflesiaceae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 13, 14. 1829, nom. cons.
common name: Rafflesias

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.

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