Oenothera

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Contains 16 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ONAGRACEAE
Common Name:EVENING PRIMROSE
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MYRTALES
FamilyONAGRACEAE
Genus Oenothera

Citation

Citation OENOTHERA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 346. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Oenothera biennis Linnaeus Lectotypified by Rose, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 8: 330. 1905.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Oenothera biennis COMMON EVENINGPRIMROSE
Oenothera curtiflora VELVETWEED
Oenothera curtissii CURTISS' EVENINGPRIMROSE
Oenothera drummondii BEACH EVENINGPRIMROSE
Oenothera filipes SLENDERSTALK BEEBLOSSOM
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Anogra Anogra Spach, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 2. 4: 164. 1835; Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 4: 339. 1835. TYPE: Anogra douglasiana (Spach) Spach (Baumannia douglasiana Spach) Substitute name for Baumannia Spach 1835, non de Candolle 1834.
Baumannia Baumannia Spach, Hist. Nat. Vég. 4: 351. 1835, non de Candolle 1834. TYPE: Baumannia douglasiana Spach = Anogra Spach 1835. Lectotypified by Raven, Brittonia 16: 287. 1964.
Blennoderma Blennoderma Spach, Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 4: 406. 1835. TYPE: Blennoderma drummondii Spach
Brunyera Brunyera Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 2: 648. 1899. TYPE: = Oenothera Linnaeus 1753.
Cratericarpium Cratericarpium Spach, Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 4: 397. 1835. TYPE: Cartericarpium artyrophyllum Spach, nom. illegit. (Oenothera subulata Ruiz Lopez & Pavon)
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