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Lamiaceae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 32251

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Labiatae
 
  Common Name(s): mints [English]
 
    menthes [French]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderLamiales   
                            FamilyLamiaceae  – mints, menthes  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Acanthomintha (A. Gray) A. Gray – thornmint, thorn-mint 
                               Genus Aegiphila Jacq. – spiritweed 
                               Genus Agastache Clayton ex Gronov. – giant hyssop 
                               Genus Ajuga L. – bugle 
                               Genus Ballota L. – horehound 
                               Genus Blephilia Raf. – pagoda-plant 
                               Genus Brazoria Engelm. & A. Gray – brazosmint, brazos-mint 
                               Genus Callicarpa L. – beautyberry 
                               Genus Caryopteris Bunge  
                               Genus Cedronella Moench  
                               Genus Chaiturus Willd. – lion's tail 
                               Genus Clerodendrum L. – glorybower 
                               Genus Clinopodium L.  
                               Genus Coleus Lour.  
                               Genus Collinsonia L. – horsebalm 
                               Genus Conradina A. Gray – false rosemary 
                               Genus Cornutia L.  
                               Genus Cunila D. Royen ex L.  
                               Genus Dicerandra Benth. – balm 
                               Genus Dracocephalum L. – dragonhead 
                               Genus Elsholtzia Willd.  
                               Genus Faradaya F. Muell.  
                               Genus Galeobdolon Adans.  
                               Genus Galeopsis L. – hempnettle 
                               Genus Glechoma L.  
                               Genus Gmelina L.  
                               Genus Haplostachys (A. Gray) Hillebr.  
                               Genus Hedeoma Pers. – falsepennyroyal, pennyroyal, false pennyroyal 
                               Genus Holmskioldia Retz.  
                               Genus Hyptis Jacq. – bushmint 
                               Genus Hyssopus L.  
                               Genus Lallemantia Fisch. & C.A. Mey.  
                               Genus Lamium L. – deadnettle 
                               Genus Lavandula L. – lavender 
                               Genus Leonotis (Pers.) R. Br. – lion's ear 
                               Genus Leonurus L. – motherwort 
                               Genus Lepechinia Willd. – pitchersage 
                               Genus Leucas R. Br.  
                               Genus Lycopus L. – water horehound, waterhorehound 
                               Genus Macbridea Elliott  
                               Genus Marrubium L. – horehound 
                               Genus Marsypianthes Mart. ex Benth.  
                               Genus Meehania Britton  
                               Genus Melissa L. – balm 
                               Genus Mentha L. – mint 
                               Genus Micromeria Benth.  
                               Genus Moluccella L.  
                               Genus Monarda L. – beebalm 
                               Genus Monardella Benth.  
                               Genus Mosla (Benth.) Buch.-Ham. ex Maxim. – mosla 
                               Genus Nepeta L. – catnip 
                               Genus Ocimum L. – basil 
                               Genus Origanum L.  
                               Genus Orthosiphon Benth.  
                               Genus Perilla L. – perilla 
                               Genus Perovskia Kar.  
                               Genus Petitia Jacq.  
                               Genus Phlomis L. – Jerusalem sage 
                               Genus Phyllostegia Benth.  
                               Genus Physostegia Benth. – lionsheart 
                               Genus Piloblephis Raf.  
                               Genus Plectranthus L'Hér. – plectranthus 
                               Genus Pogogyne Benth. – mesamint 
                               Genus Pogostemon Desf.  
                               Genus Poliomintha A. Gray – rosemarymint, rosemary mint, rosemary-mint 
                               Genus Premna L.  
                               Genus Prunella L. – selfheal 
                               Genus Pycnanthemum Michx. – mountainmint 
                               Genus Rhododon Epling – rhododon, sandmint 
                               Genus Rosmarinus L. – rosemary 
                               Genus Salazaria Torr. – bladdersage 
                               Genus Salvia L. – sage 
                               Genus Satureja L. – savory 
                               Genus Scutellaria L. – Huachuca skullcap, skullcap 
                               Genus Sideritis L. – ironwort 
                               Genus Stachydeoma Small – mock pennyroyal 
                               Genus Stachys L. – hedge nettle, hedgenettle 
                               Genus Stenogyne Benth.  
                               Genus Synandra Nutt.  
                               Genus Tectona L. f.  
                               Genus Tetraclea A. Gray  
                               Genus Teucrium L. – germander 
                               Genus Thymus L. – thyme 
                               Genus Trichostema L. – bluecurls 
                               Genus Vitex L. – chastetree 
                               Genus Volkameria L.  
                               Genus Warnockia M.W. Turner – brazosmint 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: menthes[French]   
       
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/   
  Reference for: Lamiaceae   
       
  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: Lamiaceae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lamiaceae   
       
  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: Lamiaceae   
       
  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   
  Reference for: Lamiaceae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McNeill, J., F. Barrie, H. Burdet, V. Demoulin, D. Hawksworth, K. Marhold, D. Nicolson, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (Vienna Code)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Regnum Vegetabile, vol. 146   
  Page(s): xviii + 568   
  Publisher: Koeltz Scientific Books   
  Publication Place: Königstein, Germany   
  ISBN/ISSN: 3-906166-48-1, 0080-0694  
  Notes: Also available on the web at http://ibot.sav.sk/icbn/main.htm   
  Reference for: Lamiaceae   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Use of Labiatae as an 'alternative' family name for Lamiaceae is authorized by the ICBN, Articles 18.5-18.6 (McNeill et al., 2006:18-19), although ITIS opts to use Lamiaceae instead  
 

 

   

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