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Taxonomic Serial No.: 18145

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Cassythaceae
  Common Name(s): laurels [English]
  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  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyLauraceae  – laurels  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Aiouea Aubl.  
                               Genus Aniba Aubl.  
                               Genus Beilschmiedia Nees  
                               Genus Cassytha L.  
                               Genus Cinnamomum Schaeff. – cinnamon 
                               Genus Cryptocarya R. Br.  
                               Genus Endiandra R. Br.  
                               Genus Eusideroxylon Teijsm. & Binn. – ironwood 
                               Genus Hornera Jungh.  
                               Genus Laurus L. – laurel 
                               Genus Licaria Aubl.  
                               Genus Lindera Thunb. – spicebush 
                               Genus Litsea Lam.  
                               Genus Nectandra Rol. ex Rottb. – sweetwood 
                               Genus Ocotea Aubl. – sweetwood 
                               Genus Persea Mill. – bay 
                               Genus Phoebe Nees  
                               Genus Sassafras Nees & Eberm. – sassafras 
                               Genus Umbellularia (Nees) Nutt. – California laurel, Californian bay 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at   
  Reference for: Lauraceae   
  Source: Lauraceae 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: Lauraceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lauraceae   
  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: Lauraceae   
  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: Lauraceae   
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