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Descurainia  Webb & Berthel.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22819

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Descurainia pinnata ssp. menziesii (DC.) Detling
    Cardamine menziesii DC.
    Descurainia menziesii (DC.) O.E. Schulz
    Descurainia menziesii var. glandulosa O.E. Schulz
  Common Name(s): tansy mustard [English]
    tansymustard [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  
                               GenusDescurainia Webb & Berthel. – tansy mustard, tansymustard  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Descurainia adenophora (Wooton & Standl.) O.E. Schulz – blunt tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia brevisiliqua (Detling) Al-Shehbaz & Goodson  
                                  Species Descurainia californica (A. Gray) O.E. Schulz – Sierran tansy mustard, Sierran tansymustard, Sierra tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia incana (Bernh. ex Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Dorn – mountain tansy-mustard, mountain tansy mustard, mountain tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia incisa (Engelm. ex A. Gray) Britton – mountain tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia kenheilii Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Descurainia longepedicellata (E. Fourn.) O.E. Schulz – western tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia nelsonii (Rydb.) Al-Shehbaz & Goodson – Nelson's tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia obtusa (Greene) O.E. Schulz – blunt tansy mustard, blunt tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia paradisa (A. Nelson & P.B. Kenn.) O.E. Schulz – paradise tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia pinnata (Walter) Britton – green tansymustard, tansymustard, pinnate tansymustard, pinnate tansy mustard, western tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia sophia (L.) Webb ex Prantl – flixweed, pinnate tansymustard, flaxweed tansymustard, flixweed tansymustard, herb-sophia, tansymustard, herb sophia 
                                  Species Descurainia sophioides (Fisch. ex Hook.) O.E. Schulz – northern tansymustard 
                                  Species Descurainia torulosa Rollins – Wind River tansymustard 

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