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Androsace  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23930

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Douglasia Lindl.
  Common Name(s): rock-jasmine [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  
                            FamilyPrimulaceae  – primroses, primevères  
                               GenusAndrosace L. – rock-jasmine  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Androsace alaskana Coville & Standl. ex Hultén – Alaskan douglasia 
                                  Species Androsace americana Wendelbo – Mackenzie River dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace beringensis (S. Kelso, Jurtzev & D.F. Murray) Cubey  
                                  Species Androsace chamaejasme Wulfen ex Host – sweetflower rockjasmine 
                                  Species Androsace constancei Wendelbo – Gorman's dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace elongata L. – California rockjasmine 
                                  Species Androsace filiformis Retz. – slender rockjasmine, slender-stemmed androsace, filiform rockjasmine 
                                  Species Androsace idahoensis (Douglass M. Hend.) Cubey  
                                  Species Androsace laevigata (A. Gray) Wendelbo – cliff dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace maxima L. – greater rockjasmine 
                                  Species Androsace montana (A. Gray) Wendelbo – Rocky Mountain dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace nivalis (Lindl.) Wendelbo – snow dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace occidentalis Pursh – western rock-jasmine, western rockjasmine 
                                  Species Androsace ochotensis Roem. & Schult. – Alaska dwarf-primrose 
                                  Species Androsace septentrionalis L. – northern rockjasmine, pygmy-flower rock-jasmine, pygmyflower rockjasmine 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2010, website (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at   
  Reference for: Androsace   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Androsace   
  Source: Primulaceae 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: Androsace   
  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: Androsace   
  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: Androsace   
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