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Passiflora  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22219

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): passionflower [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  
                               GenusPassiflora L. – passionflower  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Passiflora affinis Engelm. – bracted passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora alata Curtis  
                                  Species Passiflora anadenia Urb. – tropical passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora antioquiensis H. Karst. – passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora arida (Mast. & Rose) Killip  
                                  Species Passiflora arizonica (Killip) D.H. Goldman – Arizona passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora X belotii hort. ex Pepin – Belot's passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora berteroana Balb. ex DC. – pasionaria de cercas 
                                  Species Passiflora bicornis Mill. – wingleaf passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora biflora Lam. – twoflower passionflower, twin-flowered passionvine, two-flower passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora bilobata Juss. – twolobe passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora bryonioides Kunth – cupped passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora caerulea L. – blue passionflower, bluecrown passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora ciliata Aiton – fringed passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora cincinnata Mast. – crato passionvine 
                                  Species Passiflora coccinea Aubl. – scarlet passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora X colvillii Sweet – Colville's passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora edulis Sims – passionflower, purple granadilla 
                                  Species Passiflora filipes Benth. – slender passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora foetida L. – stinking passionflower, scarletfruit passionflower, fetid passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora gracilis Jacq. ex Link – crinkled passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora incarnata L. – purple passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora laurifolia L. – golden bellapple 
                                  Species Passiflora ligularis Juss. – yellow passionfruit, sweet granadilla 
                                  Species Passiflora lutea L. – passionflower, yellow passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora maliformis L. – conch apple 
                                  Species Passiflora manicata (Juss.) Pers. – red passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora mexicana Juss. – Mexican passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora mixta L. f. – passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora morifolia Mast. – woodland passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora multiflora L. – whiteflower passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora murucuja L. – Virgin Island passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora pallens Poepp. ex Mast. – pineland passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora pallida L. – corkystem passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora quadrangularis L. – giant granadilla 
                                  Species Passiflora racemosa Brot. – passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora rubra L. – dutchman's laudanum 
                                  Species Passiflora serratodigitata L. – tagua tagua 
                                  Species Passiflora sexflora Juss. – goatsfoot 
                                  Species Passiflora suberosa L. – corky passionflower, devil's pumpkin, huehue haole, indigo berry, wild passionfruit, maypop, corkystem passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora subpeltata Ortega – white passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora tarminiana Coppens & V.E. Barney – banana poka 
                                  Species Passiflora tenuiloba Engelm. – birdwing passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora tripartita (Juss.) Poir. – banana poka 
                                  Species Passiflora tuberosa Jacq. – tuberous passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora tulae Urb. – mountain love in the mist 
                                  Species Passiflora X violacea Loisel. – violet passionflower 
                                  Species Passiflora vitifolia Kunth – perfumed passionflower 

  Expert: Christian Feuillet  
  Notes: Associate Research Botanist, National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 166, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA   
  Reference for: Passiflora    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Passiflora   
  Source: Passifloraceae 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: Passiflora   
  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: Passiflora   
  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: Passiflora   
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