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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Commelina L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass  Commelinidae
Order  Commelinales
Family  Commelinaceae – Spiderwort family
Genus  Commelina L. – dayflower P
 
Contains 13 Species and 20 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Commelina benghalensis L. – jio P
Species  Commelina caroliniana Walter – Carolina dayflower P
Species  Commelina coelestis Willd. – commelina P
Species  Commelina communis L. – Asiatic dayflower P
Species  Commelina dianthifolia Delile – birdbill dayflower P
Variety  Commelina dianthifolia Delile var. dianthifolia – birdbill dayflower P
Variety  Commelina dianthifolia Delile var. longispatha (Torr.) Brashier – birdbill dayflower P
Species  Commelina diffusa Burm. f. – climbing dayflower P
Variety  Commelina diffusa Burm. f. var. diffusa – climbing dayflower P
Variety  Commelina diffusa Burm. f. var. gigas (Small) Faden – climbing dayflower P
Species  Commelina erecta L. – whitemouth dayflower P
Variety  Commelina erecta L. var. angustifolia (Michx.) Fernald – whitemouth dayflower P
Variety  Commelina erecta L. var. deamiana Fernald – whitemouth dayflower P
Variety  Commelina erecta L. var. erecta – whitemouth dayflower P
Species  Commelina forskaolii Vahl – rat's ear P
Species  Commelina latifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich. P
Species  Commelina nigritana Benth. – African dayflower P
Variety  Commelina nigritana Benth. var. gambiae (C.B. Clarke) Brenan – Gambian dayflower P
Species  Commelina rufipes Seubert – cojite blanco P
Variety  Commelina rufipes Seubert var. glabrata (D. Hunt) Faden & D.R. Hunt – cojite blanco P
Species  Commelina tuberosa L. – commelina P
Species  Commelina virginica L. – Virginia dayflower P

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