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Vernacular names of plants within the Subfamily Bombacoideae


Hierarchical position of the Subfamily Bombacoideae

   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  Malvales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 43. 1829.
   Subordo  Malvineae Rchb.
pub. Deut. Bot. Herb.-Buch: lxxxi. Jul 1841.
   Familia  Bombacaceae Kunth
pub. Malvac., B�ttner., Tiliac.: 5. 20 Apr 1822, nom. cons.
common name: Kapok
   Subfamilia  Bombacoideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 816, 818, 1094, 1119. Jun 1835.

Named members of the Subfamily Bombacoideae

   Tribus  Bombaceae Kunth
pub. Syn. Pl. 3: 258. 28 Feb 1824.
   Genus  Bombax L.
pub. (1753)
common name: cottontree

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

   Plant subfamilies



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