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Dianthus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 20275

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Common Name(s): pink [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  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  
                               GenusDianthus L. – pink  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesDianthus arenarius L. – Finnish pink, sand pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus armeria L. – Deptford pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus barbatus L. – sweetwilliam 
                                  SpeciesDianthus carthusianorum L. – clusterhead 
                                  SpeciesDianthus caryophyllus L. – carnation 
                                  SpeciesDianthus chinensis L. – rainbow pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus deltoides L. – maiden pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus fragrans Adams – fragrant pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus gratianopolitanus Vill. – cheddar pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus plumarius L. – laced pink, cottage pink, garden pink, feathered pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus repens Willd. – boreal carnation 
                                  SpeciesDianthus seguieri Vill. – ragged pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus sternbergii Sieber ex Capelli  
                                  SpeciesDianthus superbus L. – fringed pink 
                                  SpeciesDianthus sylvestris Wulfen – woodland pink 
       

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