EPPO-Q-bank

A database to support plant pest diagnostic activities

Asclepias(1ASCG)

Overview

Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/1ASCG
EPPO GD contains information about geographical distribution, host plants, and more...
Important note: GD is not a primary source for taxonomy (classification and nomenclature) and should not be considered as such. The EPPO Secretariat follows different sources (literature, databases) to provide some elements of taxonomy to its users. However, it does not attempt to provide all levels of the taxonomic tree or exhaustive lists of accepted taxa.
Basic information
  • EPPO code: 1ASCG
  • Preferred name: Asclepias

Taxonomy
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Lamiids ( 1LAMD )
Order Gentianales ( 1GENO )
Family Apocynaceae ( 1APOF )
Subfamily Asclepiadoideae ( 1ASCS )
Genus Asclepias ( 1ASCG )