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Abutilon  Mill.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 21659

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Indian mallow [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyMalvaceae  – mallows, mauves  
                               GenusAbutilon Mill. – Indian mallow  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Abutilon abutiloides (Jacq.) Garcke ex Hochr. – shrubby Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon auritum (Wall. ex Link) Sweet – Asian Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon berlandieri A. Gray ex S. Watson – Berlandier's Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon coahuilae Kearney  
                                  Species Abutilon eremitopetalum Caum – hiddenpetal Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon fruticosum Guill. & Perr. – Texas Indian mallow, pelotazo 
                                  Species Abutilon glabriflorum Hochr.  
                                  Species Abutilon grandifolium (Willd.) Sweet – hairy Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon hirtum (Lam.) Sweet – Florida Keys Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon hulseanum (Torr. & A. Gray) Torr. ex A. Gray – mauve 
                                  Species Abutilon hypoleucum A. Gray – whiteleaf Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon incanum (Link) Sweet – pelotazo chico, shrubby Indian mallow, Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon indicum (L.) Sweet – monkeybush, pelotazo chico 
                                  Species Abutilon malacum S. Watson – yellow Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.  
                                  Species Abutilon megapotamicum (A. Spreng.) A. St.-Hil. & Naudin – trailing abutilon 
                                  Species Abutilon menziesii Seem. – ko'oloa'ula 
                                  Species Abutilon mollicomum (Willd.) Sweet – Sonoran Indian mallow, pintapán cimarrón 
                                  Species Abutilon mollissimum (Cav.) Sweet  
                                  Species Abutilon palmeri A. Gray – Palmer's Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon parishii S. Watson – Parish's Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon parvulum A. Gray – dwarf Indian mallow, dwarf abutilon 
                                  Species Abutilon pauciflorum A. St.-Hil.  
                                  Species Abutilon permolle (Willd.) Sweet – coastal Indian mallow, velvety abutilon 
                                  Species Abutilon pictum (Gillies ex Hook. & Arn.) Walp. – painted Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon reventum S. Watson – yellowflower Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon sandwicense (O. Deg.) Christoph. – greenflower Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon theophrasti Medik. – velvetleaf, butterprint, buttonweed, Indian mallow, velvetleaf Indian mallow, China jute, Indian hemp, pie-marker 
                                  Species Abutilon trisulcatum (Jacq.) Urb. – anglestem Indian mallow 
                                  Species Abutilon wrightii A. Gray – Wright's abutilon, Wright's Indian mallow 

  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: Abutilon    
  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: Abutilon   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Abutilon   
  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: Abutilon   
  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: Abutilon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae   
  Page(s): 496   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-534027-2   
  Notes: The volumes are also reproduced online (   
  Reference for: Abutilon   

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