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Taxonomic Serial No.: 18880

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Fumariaceae
  Common Name(s): poppies [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                            FamilyPapaveraceae  – poppies  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Adlumia Raf. ex DC.  
                               Genus Arctomecon Torr. & Frém. – bearpoppy 
                               Genus Argemone L. – prickly poppy, pricklypoppy 
                               Genus Bocconia L.  
                               Genus Canbya Parry ex A. Gray – pygmypoppy 
                               Genus Chelidonium L. – celandine 
                               Genus Corydalis DC. – fumewort 
                               Genus Dendromecon Benth. – tree poppy 
                               Genus Dicentra Bernh. – bleeding heart 
                               Genus Eschscholzia Cham. – golden poppy, goldenpoppy, California poppy 
                               Genus Fumaria L. – fumitory 
                               Genus Glaucium Mill. – hornpoppy 
                               Genus Hesperomecon Greene  
                               Genus Hunnemannia Sweet  
                               Genus Hypecoum L.  
                               Genus Macleaya R. Br. – tree-celandine, plume-poppy 
                               Genus Meconella Nutt. – fairypoppy 
                               Genus Meconopsis Vig.  
                               Genus Papaver L. – poppy 
                               Genus Platystemon Benth. – creamcups 
                               Genus Pseudofumaria Medik.  
                               Genus Roemeria Medik.  
                               Genus Romneya Harv. – Matilija poppy 
                               Genus Sanguinaria L. – bloodroot 
                               Genus Stylophorum Nutt.  

  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: Papaveraceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Papaveraceae   
  Source: Papaveraceae 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: Papaveraceae   
  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: Papaveraceae   
  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: Papaveraceae   
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