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Mitella  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 24404

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): bishop's-cap [English]
    miterwort [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  
                               GenusMitella L. – bishop's-cap, miterwort  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Mitella breweri A. Gray – Brewer's miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella caulescens Nutt. – slightstemmed miterwort, creeping miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella diphylla L. – twoleaf miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella diversifolia Greene – angleleaf miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella X intermedia Bruhin ex Small & Rydb. (pro. sp.) – intermediate miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella nuda L. – bare-stem bishop's-cap, naked miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella ovalis Greene – oval-leaf miterwort, coastal miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella pentandra Hook. – fivestamen miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella stauropetala Piper – side-flower miterwort, smallflower miterwort, Starry miterwort 
                                  Species Mitella trifida Graham – threeparted miterwort, Pacific miterwort 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mitella   
  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: Mitella   
  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: Mitella   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
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