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Sicyos  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22400

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Skottsbergiliana H. St. John
  Common Name(s): burr cucumber [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  
                            FamilyCucurbitaceae  – gourds, squashes, citrouilles, gourdes  
                               GenusSicyos L. – burr cucumber  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sicyos albus (H. St. John) I. Telford – white burr cucumber, 'anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos ampelophyllus Wooton & Standl. – streamside burr cucumber, streamside bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos angulatus L. – oneseed burr cucumber, bur cucumber, wall bur cucumber, oneseed bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos anunu (H. St. John) I. Telford – lava burr cucumber, lava bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos collinus B.L. Rob. & Fernald – hillside burr cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos cucumerinus A. Gray – Gray's burr cucumber, Gray's bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos erostratus H. St. John – Kealia Gulch burr cucumber, Kealia Gulch bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos glaber Wooton – smooth burr cucumber, smooth bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos herbstii (H. St. John) I. Telford – Herbst's burr cucumber, Herbst's bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos hillebrandii H. St. John – Maui burr cucumber, Maui bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos hispidus Hillebr. – pricklyfruit burr cucumber, pricklyfruit bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos laciniatus L. – cutleaf burr cucumber, cut-leaf burr-cucumber, cutleaf bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos lanceoloideus (H. St. John) W.L. Wagner & D.R. Herbst – Kauai bur cucumber, `anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos lasiocephalus Skottsb. – Hualalai burr cucumber, Hualalai bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos macrophyllus A. Gray – alpine burr cucumber, alpine bur cucumber, 'anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos maximowiczii Cogn. – puaokama 
                                  Species Sicyos microphyllus Kunth – small-leaf burr cucumber, burr cucumber, small-leaf bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos pachycarpus Hook. & Arn. – paha 
                                  Species Sicyos parviflorus Willd. – smallflower burr cucumber, smallflower bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos semitonsus H. St. John – Laysan burr cucumber, Laysan bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos waimanaloensis H. St. John – talus slope burr cucumber, talus slope bur cucumber 

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