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[ Gomphogynoideae ] [ Gomphrenoideae ] [ Gonoloboideae ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Subfamily Gomphrenoideae

globe amaranth

Hierarchical position of the Subfamily Gomphrenoideae

   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  Caryophyllidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 144. Jan-Mar 1967.
   SuperOrdo  Caryophyllanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 144. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Caryophyllales Perleb
pub. 1826
   Familia  Amaranthaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 87. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Amaranths
   Subfamilia  Gomphrenoideae Kostel.
pub. Allg. Med.-Pharm. Fl. 4: 1440. Jan-Oct 1835.

Named members of the Subfamily Gomphrenoideae

   Tribus  Gomphreneae Fenzl in Endl.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 301. Oct 1837.
   Subtribus  Gomphreninae D. Parodi
pub. Contr. Fl. Paraguay, Amarant.: 16. 1892.
   Genus  Gomphrena L.
pub. (1753)
common name: globe amaranth

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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