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Lechea  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22282

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): pinweed [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyCistaceae  – rock roses  
                               GenusLechea L. – pinweed  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lechea cernua Small – nodding pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea deckertii Small – Deckert's pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea divaricata Shuttlw. ex Britton – drysand pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea intermedia Legg. ex Britton – largepod pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea lakelae Wilbur – Lakela's pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea maritima Legg. ex Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. – beach pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea mensalis Hodgdon – Chisos pinweed, Chisos Mountain pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea minor L. – thymeleaf pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea mucronata Raf. – hairy pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea pulchella Raf. – Leggett's pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea racemulosa Michx. – Illinois pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea sansabeana (Buckley) Hodgdon – San Saba pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea sessiliflora Raf. – pineland pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea stricta Legg. – prairie pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea tenuifolia Michx. – narrowleaf pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea torreyi Legg. – Piedmont pinweed 
                                  Species Lechea tripetala (Moc. & Sessé ex Dunal) Britton – threepetal pinweed 

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  Source: Cistaceae of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Lechea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lechea   
  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: Lechea   
  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: Lechea   
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