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Taxonomic Serial No.: 18410

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Aconitaceae
  Common Name(s): buttercups [English]
    boutons d'or [French]
    crowfoot [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  
                            FamilyRanunculaceae  – buttercups, boutons d'or, crowfoot  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Aconitum L. – monkshood, aconite, wolfsbane 
                               Genus Actaea L. – baneberry 
                               Genus Adonis L. – adonis, pheasant's eye 
                               Genus Anemone L. – anemone 
                               Genus Aquilegia L. – columbine 
                               Genus Caltha L. – marsh marigold 
                               Genus Ceratocephala Moench – butterwort, curveseed butterwort 
                               Genus Clematis L. – clematis, leather flower 
                               Genus Consolida Gray – knight's-spur 
                               Genus Coptis Salisb. – goldthread 
                               Genus Delphinium L. – larkspur 
                               Genus Enemion Raf. – false rue anemone 
                               Genus Eranthis Salisb.  
                               Genus Helleborus L. – hellebore 
                               Genus Hydrastis L.  
                               Genus Myosurus L. – mousetail 
                               Genus Nigella L.  
                               Genus Ranunculus L. – renoncules, buttercup 
                               Genus Thalictrum L. – meadowrue, meadow-rue 
                               Genus Trautvetteria Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – bugbane 
                               Genus Trollius L. – globeflower 
                               Genus Xanthorhiza Marshall – yellowroot 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: boutons d'or[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   
  Reference for: Ranunculaceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ranunculaceae   
  Source: Ranunculaceae 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: Ranunculaceae   
  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: Ranunculaceae   
  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: Ranunculaceae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Whittemore, Alan T., and Bruce D. Parfitt / Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ranunculaceae Jussieu: Crowfoot Family   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 3: Magnoliophyta: Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae   
  Page(s): 85-271   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-511246-6   
  Notes: The volumes are also reproduced online at and   
  Reference for: crowfoot[English]   

 Geographic Information
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