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Lysimachia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23983

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Glaux L.
  Common Name(s): loosestrife [English]
    yellow loosestrife [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  
                               GenusLysimachia L. – loosestrife, yellow loosestrife  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lysimachia asperulifolia Poir. – Carolina yellow loosestrife, roughleaf yellow loosestrife, rough-leaved loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia barystachys Bunge – Manchurian yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia ciliata L. – fringed loosestrife, fringed yellow-loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia clethroides Duby – gooseneck yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia X commixta Fernald – loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia daphnoides (A. Gray) Hillebr. – lehua makanoe 
                                  Species Lysimachia filifolia C.N. Forbes & Lydgate – Wailua River yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia forbesii Rock – Castle Trail yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia fraseri Duby – Fraser's yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia glutinosa Rock – Kokee yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia graminea (Greene) Hand.-Mazz. – grassleaf yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia hillebrandii Hook. f. ex A. Gray – pua-hekili 
                                  Species Lysimachia hybrida Michx. – lowland yellow loosestrife, Mississippi loosestrife, lowland yellow-loosestrife, lance-leaf loosestrife, lysimaque hybride 
                                  Species Lysimachia iniki K.L. Marr – Wailua River yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia japonica Thunb. – Japanese yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia kalalauensis Skottsb. – Kauai yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia lanceolata Walter – lanceleaf loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia loomisii Torr. – Loomis' yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia lydgatei Hillebr. – Maui yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia maritima (L.) Galasso, Banfi & Soldano – sea milkwort 
                                  Species Lysimachia mauritiana Lam. – spoonleaf yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia maxima (R. Knuth) H. St. John – Pelekunu Trail yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia nummularia L. – moneywort, creeping jenny 
                                  Species Lysimachia pendens K.L. Marr – broad-leaf yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia X producta (A. Gray) Fernald (pro. sp.) – loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia punctata L. – large yellow loosestrife, spotted loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia quadriflora Sims – linear-leaf loosestrife, fourflower yellow loosestrife, four-flower yellow-loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia quadrifolia L. – whorled loosestrife, crosswort, whorled yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia X radfordii H.E. Ahles – Radford's loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia radicans Hook. – trailing yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia remyi Hillebr. – rockface yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia scopulensis K.L. Marr – shiny-leaf yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia terrestris (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. – bog loosestrife, swamp candles, earth loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia thyrsiflora L. – swamp loosestrife, tufted loosestrife, tufted yellow-loosestrife, water loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia tonsa (Alph. Wood) Alph. Wood ex R. Knuth – Appalachian loosestrife, southern yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia venosa (Wawra) H. St. John – veined yellow loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia verticillata M. Bieb. – loosestrife 
                                  Species Lysimachia vulgaris L. – garden yellow loosestrife, garden loosestrife 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lysimachia   
  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: Lysimachia   
  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: Lysimachia   
  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: Lysimachia   
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