Takhtajan system

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A system of plant taxonomy, the Takhtajan system of plant classification was published by Armen Takhtajan, in several versions from the 1950s onwards. It is usually compared to the Cronquist system. It admits paraphyletic groups. Key publications:

  • A. Takhtajan (in Russian, 1967). A system and phylogeny of the flowering plants. 
  • A. Takhtajan (1969, transl. from Russian by C. Jeffrey). Flowering plants: origin and dispersal. 
  • A. Takhtajan (1980). "Outline of the classification of flowering plants (Magnoliophya)". Botanical Review 46 (3): 225–359. doi:10.1007/BF02861558. 
  • A. Takhtajan (2009). Flowering plants, 2nd ed. 

External links[edit]

  • Takhtajan system at CSDL, Texas. Also at the Norton Brown Herbarium, Maryland (with an extensive listing of synonyms, both nomenclatural and taxonomic, for each name in the system): 1, 2, 3