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Lathyrus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 25834

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): sweet pea [English]
 
    vetchling [English]
 
    peavine [English]
 
    pea [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderFabales   
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusLathyrus L. – sweet pea, vetchling, peavine, pea  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lathyrus alpestris (Waldst. & Kit.) Kit.  
                                  Species Lathyrus angulatus L. – angled pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus annuus L. – annual vetchling, cicércula anual 
                                  Species Lathyrus aphaca L. – yellow pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus biflorus T.W. Nelson & J.P. Nelson – twoflower pea, two-flowered lathyrus 
                                  Species Lathyrus brachycalyx Rydb. – Bonneville pea, Bonneville vetchling, Bonneville peavine, Rydberg's peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus brownii Eastw. – Brown's pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus chloranthus Boiss.  
                                  Species Lathyrus cicera L. – red pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus clymenum L. – cicercha purpurina, Spanish vetchling 
                                  Species Lathyrus delnorticus C.L. Hitchc. – Del Norte pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus eucosmus Butters & H. St. John – bush vetchling, bush peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus filiformis (Lam.) J. Gay  
                                  Species Lathyrus glandulosus Broich – redwood pea, sticky pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus gorgoni Parl.  
                                  Species Lathyrus graminifolius (S. Watson) T.G. White – grassleaf pea, grassleaf peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus grimesii Barneby – Grimes' pea, Grimes' peavine, Grimes vetchling 
                                  Species Lathyrus hirsutus L. – Caley pea, Singletary pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus hitchcockianus Barneby & Reveal – Bullfrog Mountain pea, Hitchcock's sweet pea, Hitchcock's peavine, Bullfrog Mountain wild pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus holochlorus (Piper) C.L. Hitchc. – thinleaf pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus hygrophilus Taub.  
                                  Species Lathyrus inconspicuus L. – inconspicuous pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus japonicus Willd. – beach pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus jepsonii Greene – Delta tule pea, Jepson's sweet pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus laetivirens Greene ex Rydb. – aspen pea, aspen vetchling, aspen peavine, plateau peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus lanszwertii Kellogg – Nevada pea, Lanszwert's vetchling, thickleaf peavine, Nevada peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus latifolius L. – perennial pea, everlasting-pea, everlasting peavine, perennial peavine, perennial sweetpea 
                                  Species Lathyrus linifolius (Reichard) Bässler  
                                  Species Lathyrus littoralis (Nutt.) Endl. ex Walp. – silky beach pea, Gray beach pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus magellanicus Lam.  
                                  Species Lathyrus nevadensis S. Watson – Sierra pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus niger (L.) Bernh.  
                                  Species Lathyrus nissolia L. – grass pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus ochroleucus Hook. – cream pea, cream peavine, pale vetchling peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus ochrus (L.) DC. – Cyprus-vetch, ochrus-vetch, alverjana, tapisote 
                                  Species Lathyrus odoratus L. – sweetpea 
                                  Species Lathyrus palustris L. – marsh pea, marsh vetchling 
                                  Species Lathyrus parviflorus S. Watson  
                                  Species Lathyrus pauciflorus Fernald – fewflower pea, few-flower vetchling 
                                  Species Lathyrus polymorphus Nutt. – manystem pea, manystem peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus polyphyllus Nutt. – leafy pea, Oregon pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus pratensis L. – meadow pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus pseudocicera Pamp.  
                                  Species Lathyrus pubescens Hook. & Arn.  
                                  Species Lathyrus pusillus Elliott – tiny pea, singletary vetchling, low peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus rigidus T.G. White – stiff pea, stiff peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus roseus Steven  
                                  Species Lathyrus sativus L. – white pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus sphaericus Retz. – grass pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus splendens Kellogg – pride of California 
                                  Species Lathyrus sulphureus W.H. Brewer ex A. Gray – snub pea, sulfur pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus sylvestris L. – flat pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus szowitsii Boiss.  
                                  Species Lathyrus tingitanus L. – Tangier pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus torreyi A. Gray – Torrey's pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus tracyi Bradshaw – Tracy's pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus tuberosus L. – tuberous sweetpea, earth-nut pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus venetus (Mill.) Wohlf.  
                                  Species Lathyrus venosus Muhl. ex Willd. – veiny pea, bushy vetchling, veiny peavine 
                                  Species Lathyrus vernus (L.) Bernh. – spring vetch 
                                  Species Lathyrus vestitus Nutt. – Pacific pea 
                                  Species Lathyrus whitei Kupicha  
       

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  Source: Fabaceae 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: Lathyrus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lathyrus   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Lathyrus   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
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