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Drosera  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22009

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): sundew [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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyDroseraceae  – sundews  
                               GenusDrosera L. – sundew  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Drosera aliciae Raym.-Hamet – Australian sundew 
                                  Species Drosera anglica Huds. – English sundew 
                                  Species Drosera X belezeana E.G. Camus  
                                  Species Drosera brevifolia Pursh – dwarf sundew 
                                  Species Drosera capensis L. – Cape sundew 
                                  Species Drosera capillaris Poir. – pink sundew 
                                  Species Drosera filiformis Raf. – threadleaf sundew 
                                  Species Drosera X hybrida Macfarl. (pro. sp.) – hybrid sundew 
                                  Species Drosera intermedia Hayne – spoonleaf sundew 
                                  Species Drosera linearis Goldie – slenderleaf sundew, droséra à feuilles linéaires 
                                  Species Drosera X linglica Kusak. ex R. Gauthier & Gervais  
                                  Species Drosera X obovata Mert. & W. Koch (pro. sp.) – obovateleaf sundew 
                                  Species Drosera rotundifolia L. – roundleaf sundew 
                                  Species Drosera tracyi Macfarl. – Tracy's sundew 
                                  Species Drosera X woodii R. Gauthier & Gervais  

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