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Primula  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 24014

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Dodecatheon L.
    Primula wilcoxiana
  Common Name(s): shootingstar [English]
    primrose [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  
                               GenusPrimula L. – shootingstar, primrose  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Primula alcalina Cholewa & Douglass M. Hend. – bluedome primrose 
                                  Species Primula angustifolia Torr. – alpine primrose 
                                  Species Primula anvilensis S. Kelso – boreal primrose 
                                  Species Primula austrofrigida (K.L. Chambers) A.R. Mast & Reveal – frigid shootingstar, tundra shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula baileyana Kingdon-Ward  
                                  Species Primula borealis Duby – northern primrose 
                                  Species Primula capillaris N.H. Holmgren & A.H. Holmgren – Ruby Mountain primrose 
                                  Species Primula clevelandii (Greene) A.R. Mast & Reveal – padre's shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula conjugens (Greene) A.R. Mast & Reveal – Bonneville shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula cuneifolia Ledeb. – wedgeleaf primrose 
                                  Species Primula cusickiana (A. Gray) A. Gray – Wallowa primrose, Cusick's primrose 
                                  Species Primula egaliksensis Wormsk. – Greenland primrose 
                                  Species Primula elatior (L.) Hill – oxlip 
                                  Species Primula fassettii A.R. Mast & Reveal – jeweled shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula fragrans A.R. Mast & Reveal – scented shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula frenchii (Vasey) A.R. Mast & Reveal – French's shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula frigida (Cham. & Schltdl.) A.R. Mast & Reveal – western arctic shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula hendersonii (A. Gray) A.R. Mast & Reveal – mosquito bills 
                                  Species Primula incana M.E. Jones – hoary primrose, silvery primrose 
                                  Species Primula japonica A. Gray – Japanese primrose 
                                  Species Primula jeffreyi (Van Houtte) A.R. Mast & Reveal – tall mountain-shootingstar, Sierrra shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula latiloba (A. Gray) A.R. Mast & Reveal – white shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula laurentiana Fernald – birdeye primrose 
                                  Species Primula meadia (L.) A.R. Mast & Reveal – pride of Ohio 
                                  Species Primula mistassinica Michx. – bird's-eye primrose, Mistassini primrose 
                                  Species Primula modesta Bisset & S. Moore  
                                  Species Primula nutans Georgi – Siberian primrose 
                                  Species Primula parryi A. Gray – brook primrose, bog primrose, Parry's primrose 
                                  Species Primula pauciflora (Greene) A.R. Mast & Reveal – darkthroat shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula poetica (L.F. Hend.) A.R. Mast & Reveal – poet's shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula X polyantha Mill. (pro. sp.) – elatior hybrid primroses 
                                  Species Primula pulverulenta Duthie  
                                  Species Primula pumila (Ledeb.) Pax – arctic primrose 
                                  Species Primula rusbyi Greene – Rusby's primrose 
                                  Species Primula specuicola Rydb. – cave-dwelling primrose 
                                  Species Primula standleyana A.R. Mast & Reveal – Ellis' shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula stricta Hornem. – erect primrose, strict primrose 
                                  Species Primula subalpina (Eastw.) A.R. Mast & Reveal – Sierra shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula suffrutescens A. Gray – Sierra primrose 
                                  Species Primula tetrandra (Suksd. ex Greene) A.R. Mast & Reveal – alpine shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula tschuktschorum Kjellm. – chukchi primrose 
                                  Species Primula utahensis (N.H. Holmgren) A.R. Mast & Reveal – Wasatch shootingstar 
                                  Species Primula veris L. – cowslip primrose 
                                  Species Primula vulgaris Huds. – English primrose 
                                  Species Primula wilsonii Dunn  

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