Taxon profile


Frankenia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Frankeniaceae

Scientific synonyms

Anthobryum Phil.
Beatsonia Roxb.
Hypericopsis Boiss.
Niederleinia Hieron.

Included taxa

Number of records: 17

species Frankenia boissieri Boiss.
species Frankenia capitata Webb & Berthel.
species Frankenia chevalieri Maire
species Frankenia corymbosa Desf.
species Frankenia hirsuta L.

Frankenia hirsuta

species Frankenia jamesii Torr. ex Gray - James' Seaheath
species Frankenia johnstonii Correll - Johnston's Seaheath
species Frankenia laevis L. - Sea-heath

Frankenia laevis

species Frankenia leonardorum Alain
species Frankenia pallida Boiss. & Reut.
species Frankenia palmeri S. Wats. - Palmer's Seaheath
species Frankenia portulacifolia (Roxb.) Spreng.
species Frankenia pulverulenta L. - European Frankenia
species Frankenia salina (Molina) I.M. Johnston - Alkali Seaheath
species Frankenia thymifolia Desf.
species Frankenia vidalii F. Phil.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1360286]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Frankenia Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Frankenia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.