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Oxytropis  DC.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 26155

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): locoweed [English]
 
    crazyweed
 
       
  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   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderFabales   
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusOxytropis DC. – locoweed, crazyweed  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Oxytropis arctica R. Br. – arctic locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis besseyi (Rydb.) Blank. – Bessey's locoweed, red crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis borealis DC. – boreal locoweed, northern crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC. – field locoweed, white smallflower pointloco, northern yellow locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis deflexa (Pall.) DC. – nodding locoweed, drooping pointloco, pendant-pod locoweed, hangpod crazyweed, nodding crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis halleri Bunge ex W.D.J. Koch  
                                  Species Oxytropis huddelsonii A.E. Porsild – Huddelson's locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis kobukensis S.L. Welsh – Kobuk locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis kokrinensis A.E. Porsild – Kokrines locoweed, Kokrines oxytrope 
                                  Species Oxytropis lagopus Nutt. – haresfoot locoweed, haresfoot crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis lambertii Pursh – purple locoweed, stemless loco, white woollyloco, whitepoint locoweed, Lambert's crazyweed, Lambert's locoweed, purple loco 
                                  Species Oxytropis maydelliana Trautv. – Maydell's oxytrope 
                                  Species Oxytropis mertensiana Turcz. – Mertens' oxytrope 
                                  Species Oxytropis multiceps Nutt. – Nuttall's oxytrope, flowery pointloco 
                                  Species Oxytropis nana Nutt. – Wyoming locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis nigrescens (Pall.) Fisch. ex DC. – blackish oxytrope 
                                  Species Oxytropis oreophila A. Gray – mountain oxytrope, mountain locoweed, roundleaf crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis parryi A. Gray – Parry's oxytrope, Parry pointvetch, Parry's crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis podocarpa A. Gray – stalkpod locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis riparia Litv. – Oxus locoweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis scammaniana Hultén – Scamman's oxytrope 
                                  Species Oxytropis sericea Nutt. – white locoweed, locoweed, silky crazyweed, white pointloco, silvery oxytrope, white crazyweed 
                                  Species Oxytropis splendens Douglas ex Hook. – showy locoweed, showy crazyweed, showy pointvetch 
       

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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: Oxytropis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Oxytropis   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Oxytropis   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Oxytropis   
       
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