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Saxifraga  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 24213

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): saxifrage [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  
                            FamilySaxifragaceae  – saxifrages, saxifragacées  
                               GenusSaxifraga L. – saxifrage  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Saxifraga adscendens L. – wedgeleaf saxifrage, rock saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga aizoides L. – evergreen saxifrage, yellow mountain saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga aleutica Hultén – Aleutian saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga bracteata D. Don – bract saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga bronchialis L. – spotted saxifrage, yellowdot saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga cernua L. – nodding saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga cespitosa L. – tufted alpine saxifrage, tufted saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga cherlerioides D. Don – yellowdot saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga chrysantha A. Gray – golden saxifrage, goldbloom saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga debilis Engelm. ex A. Gray – weak saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga eschscholtzii Sternb. – cusion saxifrage, ciliate saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga flagellaris Willd. – whiplash saxifrage, spider saxifrage, stoloniferous saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga X geum L. (pro. sp.) – geum saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga hirculus L. – yellow marsh saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga hirsuta L. – kidney saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga hyperborea R. Br. – pygmy saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga mertensiana Bong. – woodland saxifrage, Merten's saxifrage, wood saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga nathorstii (Dusén) Hayek – East Greenland saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga oppositifolia L. – purple mountain saxifrage, purple saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga paniculata Mill. – White Mountain saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga radiata Small – bract saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga rivularis L. – weak saxifrage, alpine brook saxifrage, pygmy saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga rosacea Moench – Irish saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga serpyllifolia Pursh – thymeleaf saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga sibirica L. – bract saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga sibthorpii Boiss. – yellow saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga stolonifera Curtis – creeping saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga taylorii Calder & Savile – Taylor's saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga tricuspidata Rottb. – prickly saxifrage, three toothed saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga tridactylites L. – rueleaf saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga umbellulata Hook. f. & Thomson  
                                  Species Saxifraga umbrosa L. – Pyrenees saxifrage 
                                  Species Saxifraga vespertina (Small) Fedde – yellowdot saxifrage 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Saxifraga   
  Source: Saxifragaceae, Parnassiaceae, Celastraceae of N. 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: Saxifraga   
  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: Saxifraga   
  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: Saxifraga   
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