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Begonia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22327

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Begonia X tuberhybrida Voss
    Begonia X tuberosa hort.
  Common Name(s): begonias [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyBegoniaceae  – begonias  
                               GenusBegonia L. – begonias  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Begonia coccinea Hook. – scarlet begonia 
                                  Species Begonia convolvulacea (Klotzsch) A. DC. – morning-glory begonia 
                                  Species Begonia cucullata Willd. – clubed begonia, wax begonia 
                                  Species Begonia decandra Pav. ex A. DC. – native begonia 
                                  Species Begonia foliosa Kunth – fuchsia begonia 
                                  Species Begonia fusca Liebm.  
                                  Species Begonia heracleifolia Cham. & Schltdl. – starleaf begonia 
                                  Species Begonia hirtella Link – Brazilian begonia 
                                  Species Begonia humilis Aiton  
                                  Species Begonia nelumbiifolia Cham. & Schltdl. – lilypad begonia 
                                  Species Begonia reniformis Dryand. – grapeleaf begonia 
                                  Species Begonia ulmifolia Willd.  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Begoniaceae 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: Begonia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Begonia   
  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: Begonia   
  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: Begonia   
  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: Begonia   

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