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Rorippa  Scop.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22991

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Neobeckia Greene
  Common Name(s): yellowcress [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  
                               GenusRorippa Scop. – yellowcress  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Rorippa alpina (S. Watson) Rydb. – alpine yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa amphibia (L.) Besser – great yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa aquatica (Eaton) E.J. Palmer & Steyerm. – lakecress 
                                  Species Rorippa austriaca (Crantz) Besser – Austrian fieldgrass, Austrian fieldcress, Austrian yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa barbareifolia (DC.) Kitag. – hoary yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa calycina (Engelm.) Rydb. – persistent-sepal yellowcress, persistent sepal yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa cantoniensis (Lour.) Ohwi – Chinese yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa columbiae (S. Watson) Howell – Columbian yellowcress, Columbia watercress 
                                  Species Rorippa crystallina Rollins – MacKenzie River yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa curvipes Greene – blunt-leaf yellowcress, bluntleaf yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa curvisiliqua (Hook.) Bessey ex Britton – curvepod yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa dubia (Pers.) H. Hara – variableleaf yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa globosa (Turcz. ex Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Hayek – globe yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa indica (L.) Hiern. – variableleaf yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa intermedia (Kuntze) Stuckey – intermediate yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa islandica (Oeder) Borbás – northern marsh yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa microtitis (B.L. Rob.) Rollins – Chihuahuan yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa palustris (L.) Besser – bog marshcress, common yellowcress, marsh yellowcress, marshcress, yellow watercress, bog yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa portoricensis (Spreng.) Stehlé – Puerto Rico yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa X prostrata (Bergeret) Schinz & Thell. (pro. sp.) – prostrate yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa ramosa Rollins – Durango yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa sarmentosa (G. Forst. ex DC.) J.F. Macbr. – longrunner 
                                  Species Rorippa sessiliflora (Nutt.) Hitchc. – stalkless yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa sinuata (Nutt.) Hitchc. – spreading yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa sphaerocarpa (A. Gray) Britton – round-fruit yellowcress, roundfruit yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa subumbellata Rollins – Tahoe yellowcress, Lake Tahoe yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa sylvestris (L.) Besser – keek, yellow fieldcress, creeping yellow cress, creeping yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa tenerrima Greene – watercress, Modoc yellowcress 
                                  Species Rorippa teres (Michx.) Stuckey – southern marsh yellowcress 

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