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[ Parthenioideae ] [ Passifloroideae ] [ Paullinioideae ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Subfamily Passifloroideae

crato passionvine
golden bellapple
passion fruit
sweet calabash
water lemon

Hierarchical position of the Subfamily Passifloroideae

   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  Violanae R. Dahlgren ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 237. 1992.
   Ordo  Passiflorales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 37. 1829.
   Subordo  Passiflorineae Bessey in C.K. Adams
pub. Johnson's Universal Cyclop. 8: 462. 15 Nov 1895.
   Familia  Passifloraceae Juss. ex Kunth in Humb.
pub. Bonpl. & Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: fol. 100, qu. 126. 8 Dec 18
common name: Passion-flowers
   Subfamilia  Passifloroideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 750, 1092, 1130. Jun 1835.

Named members of the Subfamily Passifloroideae

   Tribus  Passifloreae DC.
pub. Prodr. 3: 322. mid Mar 1828.
   Genus  Passiflora L.
pub. (1753)
common name: passionflower

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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