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Solidago  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36223

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): X Solidaster H.R. Wehrh.
  Common Name(s): goldenrod [English]
    verges d'or [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusSolidago L. – goldenrod, verges d'or  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Solidago albopilosa E.L. Braun – whitehair goldenrod, white-haired goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago altiplanities C.E.S. Taylor & R.J. Taylor – high plains goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago altissima L. – Canada goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago arenicola D.B. Keener & Kral – southern racemose goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago arguta Aiton – Atlantic goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X asperula Desf. (pro sp.) – goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago auriculata Shuttlw. ex S.F. Blake – eared goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X bartramiana Fernald (pro sp.)  
                                  Species Solidago X beaudryi B. Boivin – Beaudry's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X bernardii B. Boivin  
                                  Species Solidago bicolor L. – white goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago brachyphylla Chapm. ex Torr. & A. Gray – Dixie goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago buckleyi Torr. & A. Gray – Buckley's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago caesia L. – wreath goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X calcicola (Fernald) Fernald – limestone goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago canadensis L. – Canada goldenrod, Canadian goldenrod, common goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago confinis A. Gray – Nevada goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago curtisii Torr. & A. Gray – mountain decumbent goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago delicatula Small – elmleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago drummondii Torr. & A. Gray – Drummond's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago elongata Nutt.  
                                  Species Solidago erecta Pursh – showy goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X erskinei B. Boivin – Erskine's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago faucibus Wieboldt  
                                  Species Solidago fistulosa Mill. – pine barren goldenrod, pinebarren goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago flexicaulis L. – zigzag goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago gattingeri Chapm. ex A. Gray – Gattinger's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago gigantea Aiton – giant goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago glomerata Michx. – clustered goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago guiradonis A. Gray – Guirado goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago hispida Muhl. ex Willd. – hairy goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago houghtonii Torr. & A. Gray ex A. Gray – Houghton's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago juliae G.L. Nesom – Julia's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago juncea Aiton – early goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago kralii Semple – Kral's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago lancifolia Torr. & A. Gray – lance-leaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago latissimifolia Mill. – Elliott's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray – Leavenworth's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago leiocarpa DC. in DC. & A. DC. – Cutler's alpine goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago lepida DC. – Canada goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago ludoviciana (A. Gray) Small – Louisiana goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X lutescens (Lindl. ex DC.) B. Boivin  
                                  Species Solidago X luteus (M.L. Green) Brouillet & Semple – goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago macrophylla Banks ex Pursh – largeleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X maheuxii Boivin  
                                  Species Solidago missouriensis Nutt. – Missouri goldenrod, Tolmie's goldenrod, prairie goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago mollis Bartlett – velvety goldenrod, ashy goldenrod, soft goldenrod, woolly goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago multiradiata Aiton – Rocky Mountain goldenrod, manyray goldenrod, arctic goldenrod, mountain goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago nana Nutt. – baby goldenrod, gray goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago nemoralis Aiton – gray goldenrod, dyersweed goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X neurolepis Fernald (pro sp.) – Atlantic goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago nitida Torr. & A. Gray – shiny goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago odora Aiton – anise-scented goldenrod, fragrant goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago ohioensis Riddell  
                                  Species Solidago ouachitensis C.E.S. Taylor & R.J. Taylor – Ouachita Mountain goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X ovata Friesner (pro sp.) – goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago patula Muhl. ex Willd. – roundleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago petiolaris Aiton – downy ragged goldenrod, downy goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago pinetorum Small – Small's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago plumosa Small – plumed goldenrod, Yadkin River Goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago ptarmicoides (Torr. & A. Gray) B. Boivin – white flat-top goldenrod, upland white aster, prairie goldenrod, verge-d'or faux-ptarmica 
                                  Species Solidago puberula Nutt. – downy goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago pulchra Small – Carolina goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago radula Nutt. – western rough goldenrod, rough goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago riddellii Frank ex Riddell – Riddell's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago rigida L. – stiff-leaved goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago roanensis Porter – Roan Mountain goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago rugosa Mill. – wrinkleleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago rupestris Raf. – rock goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago sciaphila Steele – shadowy goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago sempervirens L. – seaside goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago shortii Torr. & A. Gray – Short's goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago simplex Kunth – Mt. Albert goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago spathulata DC. – coast goldenrod, Mt. Albert goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago speciosa Nutt. – showy goldenrod, noble goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago spectabilis (D.C. Eaton) A. Gray – Nevada goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago sphacelata Raf. – autumn goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago spithamaea M.A. Curtis – Blue Ridge goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago squarrosa Nutt. – stout goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago stricta Aiton – wand goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago tarda Mack. – Atlantic goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago tortifolia Elliot – twistleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago uliginosa Nutt. – bog goldenrod, fall goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago X ulmicaesia Friesner – goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago ulmifolia Muhl. ex Willd. – elmleaf goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago velutina DC. – threenerve goldenrod, sparse goldenrod, three-nerve goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago verna M.A. Curtis ex Torr. & A. Gray – springflowering goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago villosicarpa LeBlond – hairy-seed goldenrod 
                                  Species Solidago wrightii A. Gray – Wright's goldenrod 

  Expert: John C. Semple  
  Notes: Director of the WAT Herbarium, Professor in the Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1   
  Reference for: Solidago    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: verges d'or[French]   
  Source: Asteraceae of North America Update, database (version 2010.5.13)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Update coordinated by the International Compositae Alliance (TICA) ( through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Solidago   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Solidago   
  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: Solidago   
  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: Solidago   
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