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Sisymbrium  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23311

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Schoenocrambe Greene
  Common Name(s): hedge mustard
    hedgemustard [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyBrassicaceae  – mustards, moutardes, crucifers  
                               GenusSisymbrium L. – hedge mustard, hedgemustard  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sisymbrium altissimum L. – tall hedge-mustard, tumblemustard, Jim Hill mustard, tall mustard, tumble mustard, tumbleweed mustard, tall tumblemustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium austriacum Jacq. – jeweled rocket 
                                  Species Sisymbrium erysimoides Desf. – Mediterranean rocket 
                                  Species Sisymbrium irio L. – rocketmustard, London rocket 
                                  Species Sisymbrium linifolium (Nutt.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray – flaxleaf plainsmustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium loeselii L. – false London rocket, tallhedge mustard, tall hedgemustard, small tumbleweed mustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium officinale (L.) Scop. – hedge tumblemustard, hedge-mustard, hedge mustard, hedgeweed, hairypod hedgemustard, wild mustard, hedgemustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium orientale L. – Indian hedge-mustard, oriental hedgemustard, Indian hedgemustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium polyceratium L. – shortfruit hedgemustard 
                                  Species Sisymbrium turczaninowii Sond. – Russian rocket 

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