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Amorpha  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 25367

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): false indigo [English]
    indigobush [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  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  
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusAmorpha L. – false indigo, indigobush  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Amorpha apiculata Wiggins  
                                  Species Amorpha californica Nutt. – California false indigo, mock locust 
                                  Species Amorpha canescens Pursh – leadplant, leadplant amorpha 
                                  Species Amorpha fruticosa L. – desert false indigo, dullleaf indigo, false indigobush, leadplant, desert indigobush, indigobush, false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha georgiana Wilbur – Georgia false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha glabra (Pers.) Poir. – mountain false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha herbacea Walter – clusterspike false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha laevigata Nutt. – smooth false indigo, smooth indigobush 
                                  Species Amorpha nana Nutt. – dwarf false indigo, dwarf indigo, dwarf indigobush 
                                  Species Amorpha nitens F.E. Boynton – shining false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha X notha E.J. Palmer – notha indigobush 
                                  Species Amorpha ouachitensis Wilbur – Ouachita false indigo 
                                  Species Amorpha paniculata Torr. & A. Gray – panicled false indigo, panicled indigobush 
                                  Species Amorpha roemeriana Scheele – Roemer's false indigo, Texas amorpha 
                                  Species Amorpha schwerinii C.K. Schneid. – Schwerin's false indigo 

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  Source: Fabaceae 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: Amorpha   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Amorpha   
  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: Amorpha   
  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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