Bixoideae
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Vernacular names of plants within the Subfamily Bixoideae

achiote
annatto
bixa
lipsticktree
roucou
urucu

Hierarchical position of the Subfamily Bixoideae

   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  Malvanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 242. Jan-Mar 1967.
  
   Ordo  Cistales Rchb.
pub. Bot. Damen: 496. 1828.
  
   Familia  Bixaceae Link
pub. Handbuch 2: 371. Jan-Aug 1831.
  
   Subfamilia  Bixoideae Burmeist.
pub. Handb. Naturgesch.: 347. 1837.
  

Named members of the Subfamily Bixoideae

1
   Tribus  Bixeae Rchb.
pub. Handb. Nat. Pfl.-Syst.: 273. 1-7 Oct 1837.
  
 
2
   Subtribus  Bixinae Kitt. in A. Rich.
pub. Nouv. Elém. Bot., ed. 3, Germ. transl.: 903. 1840.
  
 
3
   Genus  Bixa L.
pub. (1753)
common name: bixa
  

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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