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Minuartia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 19979

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): sandwort [English]
 
    stitchwort [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderCaryophyllanae   
                         OrderCaryophyllales   
                            FamilyCaryophyllaceae  – pinks, cariophyllacées  
                               GenusMinuartia L. – sandwort, stitchwort  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesMinuartia arctica (Steven ex Ser.) Graebn. – arctic stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia austromontana S.J. Wolf & Packer – Columbian stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia biflora (L.) Schinz & Thell. – mountain stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia californica (A. Gray) Mattf. – California sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia caroliniana (Walter) Mattf. – pinebarren stitchwort, pine barren stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia cismontana Meinke & Zika – cismontane minuartia 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia cumberlandensis (Wofford & Kral) McNeill – Cumberland stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia dawsonensis (Britton) House – rock stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia decumbens T.W. Nelson & J.P. Nelson – The Lassics sandwort, lassicus stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia douglasii (Fenzl ex Torr. & A. Gray) Mattf. – Douglas' stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia drummondii (Shinners) McNeill – Drummond's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia elegans (Cham. & Schltdl.) Schischk. – elegant stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia glabra (Michx.) Mattf. – Appalachian stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia godfreyi (Shinners) McNeill – Godfrey's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia graminifolia (Ard.) Jáv.  
                                  SpeciesMinuartia groenlandica (Retz.) Ostenf. – Greenland stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia howellii (S. Watson) Mattf. – Howell's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia hybrida (Vill.) Schischk. – slender-leaf sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia laricifolia (L.) Schinz & Thell.  
                                  SpeciesMinuartia macrantha (Rydb.) House – House's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia macrocarpa (Pursh) Ostenf. – longpod stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia marcescens (Fernald) House – serpentine stitchwort, minuartie de la serpentine 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia michauxii (Fenzl) Farw. – minuartie de Michaux, Michaux's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia muscorum (Fassett) Rabeler – starwort, Dixie stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia nuttallii (Pax) Briq. – Nuttall's sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia obtusiloba (Rydb.) House – alpine sandwort, twinflower sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia patula (Michx.) Mattf. – pitcher's stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia pusilla (S. Watson) Mattf. – dwarf sandwort, annual sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia rosei (Maguire & Barneby) McNeill – peanut stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia rossii (R. Br. ex Richardson) Graebn. – Ross' sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia rubella (Wahlenb.) Hiern – beautiful sandwort, boreal stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia stolonifera T.W. Nelson & J.P. Nelson – stolon sandwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia stricta (Sw.) Hiern – bog stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia tenella (J. Gay) Mattf. – slender stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia uniflora (Walter) Mattf. – oneflower stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia verna (L.) Hiern – vernal stitchwort 
                                  SpeciesMinuartia yukonensis Hultén – Yukon stitchwort 
       

 References
       
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  Source: Caryophyllaceae 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: Minuartia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Minuartia   
       
  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: Minuartia   
       
  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   
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