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Draba  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22844

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): draves [French]
    whitlowgrass [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  
                               GenusDraba L. – draves, whitlowgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Draba abajoensis Windham & Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Draba albertina Greene – Arc Dome draba, slender draba 
                                  Species Draba aleutica Ekman – Aleutian draba 
                                  Species Draba alpina L. – alpine draba 
                                  Species Draba aprica Beadle – hairy draba, openground draba 
                                  Species Draba arabisans Michx. – rock draba 
                                  Species Draba arctica J. Vahl – arctic whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba arctogena (E. Ekman) E. Ekman – fellfield whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba argyrea Rydb. – silver draba 
                                  Species Draba arida C.L. Hitchc. – desert draba 
                                  Species Draba asprella Greene – rough whitlowgrass, rough draba 
                                  Species Draba asterophora Payson – star draba, Lake Tahoe draba 
                                  Species Draba aurea Vahl ex Hornem. – golden draba, drave dorée, golden whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba aureola S. Watson – Mt. Lassen draba 
                                  Species Draba bifurcata (C.L. Hitchc.) Al-Shehbaz & Windham – Heller's draba 
                                  Species Draba borealis DC. – boreal draba 
                                  Species Draba brachycarpa Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray – short-pod whitlowgrass, shortfruited draba, shortpod draba 
                                  Species Draba brachystylis Rydb. – shortstyle draba, Wasatch draba 
                                  Species Draba breweri S. Watson – cushion draba 
                                  Species Draba burkei (C.L. Hitchc.) Windham & Beilstein – snowbasin draba 
                                  Species Draba californica (Jeps.) Rollins & R.A. Price – California draba 
                                  Species Draba cana Rydb. – cushion draba 
                                  Species Draba carnosula O.E. Schulz – Mount Eddy draba 
                                  Species Draba chamissonis G. Don – Cape Thompson draba 
                                  Species Draba cinerea Adams – grayleaf draba 
                                  Species Draba corrugata S. Watson – Southern California draba 
                                  Species Draba corymbosa R. Br. ex DC. – flat-top draba, flat-top whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba crassa Rydb. – thickleaf draba 
                                  Species Draba crassifolia Graham – snowbed draba, snowbed whitlow-grass, snowbed whitlowgrass, Rocky Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba cruciata Payson – Mineral King draba 
                                  Species Draba cuneifolia Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray – wedgeleaf draba, wedgeleaf whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba cusickii B.L. Rob. ex O.E. Schulz – Cusick's draba 
                                  Species Draba cyclomorpha Payson – granite draba 
                                  Species Draba daviesiae (C.L. Hitchc.) Rollins – bitter root draba 
                                  Species Draba densifolia Nutt. – denseleaf draba 
                                  Species Draba exunguiculata (O.E. Schulz) C.L. Hitchc. – clawless draba, Garys Peak draba 
                                  Species Draba fladnizensis Wulfen – arctic draba, Austrian draba 
                                  Species Draba glabella Pursh – smooth draba 
                                  Species Draba globosa Payson – beavertip draba 
                                  Species Draba graminea Greene – Rocky Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba grandis Langsd. ex DC. – North Pacific draba 
                                  Species Draba grayana (Rydb.) C.L. Hitchc. – Gray's draba 
                                  Species Draba heilii Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Draba helleriana Greene – Heller's draba, Heller's whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba hitchcockii Rollins – Lost River draba 
                                  Species Draba howellii S. Watson – rosette draba 
                                  Species Draba implexa Rollins  
                                  Species Draba incana L. – twisted draba 
                                  Species Draba incerta Payson – Yellowstone draba 
                                  Species Draba incrassata (Rollins) Rollins & R.A. Price – sweetwater draba 
                                  Species Draba inexpectata S.L. Welsh  
                                  Species Draba jaegeri Munz & I.M. Johnst. – Jaeger's draba 
                                  Species Draba juvenilis Kom. – longstalk draba 
                                  Species Draba kassii S.L. Welsh – Kass' draba 
                                  Species Draba kluanei G.A. Mulligan – Kluane Park whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba lactea Adams – milky draba 
                                  Species Draba lemmonii S. Watson – granite draba, Lemmon's draba 
                                  Species Draba lonchocarpa Rydb. – lancepod draba 
                                  Species Draba longisquamosa O.E. Schulz – granite draba 
                                  Species Draba macounii O.E. Schulz – Macoun's draba 
                                  Species Draba maguirei C.L. Hitchc. – Maguire's draba 
                                  Species Draba malpighiacea Windham & Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Draba micropetala Hook.  
                                  Species Draba mogollonica Greene – Mogollon Mountain whitlowgrass, Mogollon Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba monoensis Rollins & R.A. Price – Mono draba 
                                  Species Draba mulliganii Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Draba murrayi G.A. Mulligan – Kathul Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba nemorosa L. – woodland whitlowgrass, woods draba, woodland draba 
                                  Species Draba nivalis Lilj. – snow draba, yellow arctic draba 
                                  Species Draba norvegica Gunnerus – Norwegian draba 
                                  Species Draba novolympica Payson & H. St. John  
                                  Species Draba oblongata R. Br. ex DC. – Canadian arctic draba 
                                  Species Draba ogilviensis Hultén – Ogilvie Range draba 
                                  Species Draba oligosperma Hook. – glacier draba, fewseed draba 
                                  Species Draba oreibata J.F. Macbr. & Payson – limestone draba 
                                  Species Draba oxycarpa Sommerf. – Gredin's whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba palanderiana Kjellm. – Palander's draba 
                                  Species Draba pauciflora R. Br. – fewflower draba 
                                  Species Draba paucifructa Clokey & C.L. Hitchc. – Charleston draba, Charleston Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba paysonii J.F. Macbr. – Payson's draba 
                                  Species Draba pectinipila Rollins  
                                  Species Draba pedicellata (Rollins & R.A. Price) Windham – Cusick's draba 
                                  Species Draba pennellii Rollins – Schell Creek draba 
                                  Species Draba petrophila Greene – Santa Rita Mountain whitlowgrass, Santa Rita whitlow grass, Santa Rita Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba pilosa Adams ex DC.  
                                  Species Draba platycarpa Torr. & A. Gray – broad-pod whitlowgrass, broadpod whitlowgrass, broadpod draba 
                                  Species Draba porsildii G.A. Mulligan – Porsild's draba 
                                  Species Draba praealta Greene – tall draba 
                                  Species Draba pterosperma Payson – wingedseed draba 
                                  Species Draba ramosissima Desv. – branched draba 
                                  Species Draba ramulosa Rollins – Tushar Mountain draba, Tushar Mountain whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba rectifructa C.L. Hitchc. – mountain whitlowgrass, mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba reptans (Lam.) Fernald – Carolina whitlowgrass, creeping draba, Carolina draba 
                                  Species Draba ruaxes Payson & H. St. John – Rainier draba 
                                  Species Draba santaquinensis Windham & Allphin  
                                  Species Draba saxosa Davidson – Southern California draba 
                                  Species Draba scotteri G.A. Mulligan – Scotter's whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba serpentina (Tiehm & P.K. Holmgren) Al-Shehbaz & Windham – serpentine draba 
                                  Species Draba sharsmithii Rollins & R.A. Price – Sharsmith's draba 
                                  Species Draba sibirica (Pall.) Thell. – Siberian whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba sierrae Sharsm. – Sierra draba 
                                  Species Draba simmonsii Elven & Al-Shehbaz  
                                  Species Draba smithii Gilg ex O.E. Schulz – Smith's draba 
                                  Species Draba sobolifera Rydb. – stolon draba, stolon whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba spectabilis Greene – showy whitlowgrass, showy draba 
                                  Species Draba sphaerocarpa J.F. Macbr. & Payson – globefruit draba 
                                  Species Draba sphaeroides Payson – mountain draba, ball draba 
                                  Species Draba standleyi J.F. Macbr. & Payson – Standley's whitlowgrass, Standley's draba 
                                  Species Draba stenoloba Ledeb. – Alaska draba 
                                  Species Draba stenopetala Trautv. – Anadyr draba 
                                  Species Draba streptobrachia R.A. Price – alpine tundra draba 
                                  Species Draba streptocarpa A. Gray – pretty whitlowgrass, pretty draba 
                                  Species Draba subalpina Goodman & C.L. Hitchc. – subalpine draba 
                                  Species Draba subcapitata Simmons – Ellesmereland whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba subumbellata Rollins & R.A. Price – parasol draba 
                                  Species Draba trichocarpa Rollins – Stanley Creek draba, Stanley whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba ventosa A. Gray – wind draba, Wind River draba 
                                  Species Draba verna L. – spring whitlowgrass, spring draba 
                                  Species Draba viridis A. Heller – Santa Rita Mountain draba 
                                  Species Draba weberi R.A. Price & Rollins – Weber's draba, Weber whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba yukonensis A.E. Porsild – Yukon whitlowgrass 
                                  Species Draba zionensis C.L. Hitchc. – Zion draba 

  Expert: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz  
  Notes: Senior Curator, Missouri Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis, Missouri, 63166-0299, USA   
  Reference for: Draba    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: draves[French]   
  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: Draba   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Draba   
  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: Draba   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
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