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Ayenia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 21566

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Nephropetalum B.L. Rob. & Greenm.
 
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  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   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderMalvales   
                            FamilyMalvaceae  – mallows, mauves  
                               GenusAyenia L.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesAyenia ardua Cristóbal – wingstem ayenia, wing-stem ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia compacta Rose – compact ayenia, California ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia euphrasiifolia Griseb. – eyebright ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia filiformis S. Watson – Trans-Pecos ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia glabra S. Watson – smooth ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia insulicola Cristóbal – dwarf ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia limitaris Cristóbal – Texas ayenia, Rio Grande ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia microphylla A. Gray – shrubby ayenia, dense ayenia 
                                  SpeciesAyenia pilosa Cristóbal – hairy ayenia 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Laurence J. Dorr   
  Notes: Research Botanist and Associate Curator, National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 166, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA   
  Reference for: Ayenia    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Malvales 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: Ayenia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Ayenia   
       
  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: Ayenia   
       
  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   
  Reference for: Ayenia   
       
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