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Diospyros  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23853

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Diospyros nigricans Wall. ex A. DC.
 
    Diospyros vera (Lour.) A. Chev.
 
    Diospyros nigricans Wall. ex Hiern
 
  Common Name(s): persimmons [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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderEricales   
                            FamilyEbenaceae  – ebony  
                               GenusDiospyros L. – persimmons  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Diospyros aculeata H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros analamerensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros ankifiensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros anosivolensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros baroniana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros bemarivensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros bernieriana (Baill.) H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros bezofensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros blancoi A. DC. – mabolo 
                                  Species Diospyros boinensis (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros boiviniana (Baill.) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros boivinii Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros calophylla Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros cathayensis Steward  
                                  Species Diospyros cinnamomoides H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros clusiifolia (Hiern) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros conifera H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros coursiana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros cupulifera H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros danguyana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros decaryana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros digyna Jacq. – black sapote 
                                  Species Diospyros dycorypheoides H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros ebenifera (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros ebenum J. Koenig ex Retz. – ebony 
                                  Species Diospyros enervis (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros erinacea (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros erythrosperma H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros ferrea (Willd.) Bakh.  
                                  Species Diospyros filipes H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros fuscovelutina Baker  
                                  Species Diospyros geayana (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros gracilipes Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros greveana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros haplostylis Boivin ex Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros hazomainty H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros hemiteles I. Richardson  
                                  Species Diospyros heterosepala H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros hillebrandii (Seem.) Fosberg – elama 
                                  Species Diospyros humbertiana H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros implexicalyx H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros kaki Thunb. – Japanese persimmon, Chinese persimmon 
                                  Species Diospyros ketsensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros lanceolata Poir.  
                                  Species Diospyros latispathulata H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros leucomelas Poir.  
                                  Species Diospyros lokohensis (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros lotus L. – date plum 
                                  Species Diospyros louveli H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros lycioides Desf. – red star apple 
                                  Species Diospyros madecassa H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros manampetsae H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros mangabensis Aug. DC.  
                                  Species Diospyros mangorensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros mapingo H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros maritima Blume – Malaysian persimmon 
                                  Species Diospyros masoalensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros mcphersonii G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros meeusiana (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros megasepala Baker  
                                  Species Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex A. DC. – ebony diospyros 
                                  Species Diospyros microrhombus Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros myriophylla (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros myrtifolia H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros myrtilloides (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros natalensis (Harv.) Brenan  
                                  Species Diospyros neraudii A. DC.  
                                  Species Diospyros nidiformis G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros nodosa Poir.  
                                  Species Diospyros obducta (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros occlusa H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros olacinoides (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros parifolia H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros parvifolia H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros perglauca H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros perreticulata H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros perrieri Jum.  
                                  Species Diospyros pervilleana (Baill.) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros pervillei Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros platycalyx Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros pruinosa Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros quercina (Baill.) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros revaughanii I. Richardson  
                                  Species Diospyros revoluta Poir. – black apple 
                                  Species Diospyros sakalavarum H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros sandwicensis (A. DC.) Fosberg – lama 
                                  Species Diospyros sclerophylla H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros sintenisii (Krug & Urb.) Standl. – Guayabota 
                                  Species Diospyros sphaerosepala Baker  
                                  Species Diospyros squamosa Bojer ex DC.  
                                  Species Diospyros stenocarpa (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros subacuta Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros subenervis (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros subfalciformis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros subsessilifolia H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros subtrinervis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros tampinensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros tetraceros H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros tetrapoda H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros texana Scheele – Texas persimmon 
                                  Species Diospyros thouarsii Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros torquata H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros toxicaria Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros tropophylla (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros urschii H. Perrier  
                                  Species Diospyros velutipes (H. Perrier) G.E. Schatz & Lowry  
                                  Species Diospyros vescoi Hiern  
                                  Species Diospyros virginiana L. – eastern persimmon, common persimmon 
       

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  Source: Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar, database (version 2012)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: Tropicos, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.tropicos.org/Project/MADA   
  Reference for: Diospyros   
       
  Source: Ebenaceae 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: Diospyros   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Diospyros   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Diospyros   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Diospyros   
       
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