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Dicerandra frutescens  Shinners
Taxonomic Serial No.: 196110

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): scrub mint [English]
    scrub balm [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyLamiaceae  – mints, menthes  
                               GenusDicerandra Benth. – balm  
                                  SpeciesDicerandra frutescens Shinners – scrub mint, scrub balm  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Dicerandra frutescens var. christmanii (Huck & Judd) D.B. Ward  
                                     Variety Dicerandra frutescens var. cornutissima (Huck) D.B. Ward – longspurred mint 
                                     Variety Dicerandra frutescens var. immaculata (Lakela) D.B. Ward  
                                     Subspecies Dicerandra frutescens ssp. frutescens Shinners – scrub balm 
                                     Subspecies Dicerandra frutescens ssp. modesta Huck  
                                     Subspecies Dicerandra frutescens ssp. savannarum (Huck) D.B. Ward  
                                     Subspecies Dicerandra frutescens ssp. thinicola (H.A. Mill.) D.B. Ward  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Lamiales of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Dicerandra frutescens   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dicerandra frutescens   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Dicerandra frutescens   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Dicerandra frutescens   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determination of Endangered Status for Two Florida Mints   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 50, no. 212   
  Page(s): 45621-45624   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Dicerandra frutescens, scrub mint [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  



  Comment: US ESA: Listed Endangered, as published in Federal Register Volume 50, Number 212, Pages 45621 - 45624, November 01, 1985  



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