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Arabis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22671

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Arabis bolanderi S. Watson
  Common Name(s): rockcress [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  
                            FamilyBrassicaceae  – mustards, moutardes, crucifers  
                               GenusArabis L. – rockcress  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Arabis aculeolata Greene – Waldo rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis alpina L. – alpine rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis blepharophylla Hook. & Arn. – rose rockcress, coast rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis caucasica Willd. – gray rockcress, garden rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis crucisetosa Constance & Rollins – wetsoil rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis eschscholtziana Andrz. – Eschscholtz's hairy rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis furcata S. Watson – Columbia Gorge rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis georgiana R.M. Harper – Georgia rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis hirsuta (L.) Scop. – hairy rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis mcdonaldiana Eastw. – McDonald's rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis modesta Rollins – Rogue Canyon rockcress, modest rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis nuttallii (Kuntze) B.L. Rob. – Nuttall's rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis olympica Piper  
                                  Species Arabis oregana Rollins – Oregon rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis patens Sull. – spreading rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis procurrens Waldst. & Kit. – running rockcress 
                                  Species Arabis pycnocarpa M. Hopkins – creamflower rockcress 

  Expert: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz  
  Notes: Senior Curator, Missouri Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis, Missouri, 63166-0299, USA   
  Reference for: Arabis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Brassicaceae, Capparaceae and Cleomaceae 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: Arabis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Arabis   
  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: Arabis   
  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: Arabis   
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