Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Tracheophyta > Subdivision Spermatophytina > Class Magnoliopsida > Superorder Asteranae > Order Lamiales > Family Lamiaceae > Genus Stachys

Stachys germanica L.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

StachysL.accepted genus name
Aspasia E. Mey. ex Pfeiff. heterotypic synonym
Betonica L. heterotypic synonym
Bonamya Neck. heterotypic synonym
Eriostemum Steud. heterotypic synonym
Eriostomum Hoffmanns. & Link heterotypic synonym
Galeopsis Moench heterotypic synonym
Galeopsis Hill heterotypic synonym
Lamiostachys Krestovsk. heterotypic synonym
Menitskia (Krestovsk.) Krestovsk. heterotypic synonym
Olisia Spach heterotypic synonym
Ortostachys Fourr. heterotypic synonym
Stachyus St.-Lag. heterotypic synonym
Tetrahitum Hoffmanns. & Link heterotypic synonym
Trixago Haller heterotypic synonym
Trixella Fourr. heterotypic synonym
Zietenia Gled. heterotypic synonym

Species group names

Eriostomum germanicum (L.) Hoffmanns. & Link homotypic synonym
Leonurus germanica (L.) Gueldenst. homotypic synonym


Stachys germanica L. subsp. germanica
Stachys germanica subsp. bithynica (Boiss.) R. Bhattacharjee
Stachys germanica subsp. cordata Greuter & Burdet
Stachys germanica subsp. cordigera Briq.
Stachys germanica subsp. dasyanthes (Raf.) Arcang.
Stachys germanica subsp. heldreichii (Boiss.) Hayek
Stachys germanica subsp. penicillata (Heldr. & Sart. ex Boiss.) Nyman
Stachys germanica subsp. velezensis (Sagorski) Hayek

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: Downy Woundwort sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 English-United States: Downy Woundwort sources: Charles Hussey
 Norwegian Bokmål: kranssvinerot
 Norwegian Nynorsk: kranssvinerot
 Spanish, Castillian: oreja de liebre; salvia de alta montaña sources: Anthos (2010). Information System of the plants of Spain. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC - Fundación Biodiversidad. (for names from the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands).
 Swedish: luddsyska
 Welsh: briwlys pannog


nomenclatural reference

Nyman], Sp. Pl. 1753.




World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Stachys germanica L.. Accessed through: Euro+Med PlantBase at http://ww2.bgbm.org/euroPlusMed/PTaxonDetail.asp?UUID=36BA17BC-C58C-4C75-9304-629BC77297E1




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