Comptonia (Myricaceae)

Comptonia peregrina

Taxonavigation

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Taxonavigation: Fagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fagales

Familia: Myricaceae
Genus: Comptonia
Species: C. peregrina
Species extincta: †C. columbiana

Name

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Comptonia L'Her. in W.Aiton, Hort. kew. 3: 334. 1789.

Distribution

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Native distribution areas:
  • Continental:Northrn America
    • Regional: Central & Eastern USA
      • Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin
    • Regional: Canada
      • New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward I., Québec

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References

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Primary references

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Additional references

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  • Wolfe, Jack A. & Wehr, Wesley C. 1987. Middle Eocene Dicotyledonous Plants from Republic, Northeastern Washington. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1597:17
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Vernacular names

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čeština: Postopčák cizí
dansk: Bregnepors
Deutsch: Farnmyrte
English: Sweetfern
suomi: Tuoksumyrtti
français: Comptonie
hrvatski: Komptonija
polski: Komptonia
русский: Комптония
српски / srpski: Slatka paprat
中文: 香蕨
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