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Gossypium barbadense  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 21710

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Gossypium lapideum Tussac
 
    Gossypium brasiliense Macfad.
 
    Gossypium peruvianum Cav.
 
    Gossypium vitifolium Lam.
 
    Gossypium barbadense var. acuminatum (Roxb. ex G. Don) Triana & Planch.
 
  Common Name(s): Creole cotton [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                               GenusGossypium L. – cotton  
                                  SpeciesGossypium barbadense L. – Creole cotton  
       

 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: Gossypium barbadense    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Flora of the Hawaiian Islands, 2016, database (version 2005-)  
  Acquired: 2016   
  Notes: Wagner, W. L., D. R. Herbst, and D. H. Lorence. 2005-. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands website. http://botany.si.edu/pacificislandbiodiversity/hawaiianflora/index.htm   
  Reference for: Gossypium barbadense   
       
  Source: Flora of the West Indies website, 2016, database (version 2016)  
  Acquired: 2016   
  Notes: Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M.T. Strong. 2007. Catalogue of the seed plants of the West Indies Website. http://botany.si.edu/antilles/WestIndies/query.cfm   
  Reference for: Gossypium barbadense   
       
  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: Gossypium barbadense   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Gossypium barbadense   
       
  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: Gossypium barbadense   
       
  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: Gossypium barbadense   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    Oceania  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
 

 

   

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