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Vernacular names of plants within the Subfamily Portulacoideae

'ihi makole
Indian cress
kiss me quick
moss rose
sun plant

Hierarchical position of the Subfamily Portulacoideae

   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
   Subordo  Portulacineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 113. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Portulacaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 312. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Purslanes
   Subfamilia  Portulacoideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 739, 1131. Jun 1835.

Named members of the Subfamily Portulacoideae

   Tribus  Portulaceae Dumort.
pub. Fl. Belg.: 86. 1827.
   Genus  Portulaca L.
pub. (1753)
common name: purslane

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



Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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