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Spiraea  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 25328

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  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  
                            FamilyRosaceae  – roses  
                               GenusSpiraea L.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Spiraea alba Du Roi – white meadowsweet, spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea albiflora (Miq.) Zabel  
                                  Species Spiraea X arguta Zabel – garland spiraea 
                                  Species Spiraea betulifolia Pall. – white spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea X billiardii Hérincq (pro sp.) – Billiard's spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea X bumalda Burven – Japanese spiraea 
                                  Species Spiraea cantoniensis Lour. – Reeves' meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea chamaedryfolia L. – Germander meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea douglasii Hook. – rose spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea flexuosa Fisch. ex Cambess.  
                                  Species Spiraea gemmata Zabel  
                                  Species Spiraea X hitchcockii W.J. Hess & Stoynoff  
                                  Species Spiraea hypericifolia L. – Iberian spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea japonica L. f. – Japanese spiraea, Japanese meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea media Schmidt  
                                  Species Spiraea nipponica Maxim.  
                                  Species Spiraea prunifolia Siebold & Zucc. – bridalwreath spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea X pyramidata Greene (pro sp.) – pyramid spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea salicifolia L. – willowleaf meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea sargentiana Rehder  
                                  Species Spiraea septentrionalis (Fernald) Á. Löve & D. Löve – northern meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea splendens Baumann ex K. Koch – rose meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea stevenii (C.K. Schneid.) Rydb. – beauverd spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea X subcanescens Rydb. (pro sp.) – spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea thunbergii Siebold ex Blume – Thunberg's meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea tomentosa L. – steeplebush 
                                  Species Spiraea trichocarpa Nakai  
                                  Species Spiraea trilobata L. – Asian meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea vanhouttei (Briot) Carrière – Van Houtt's spirea 
                                  Species Spiraea virginiana Britton – Virginia spiraea, Virginia meadowsweet 
                                  Species Spiraea wilsonii Duthie ex J.H. Veitch  

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