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Arachis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 26462

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): peanut [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  
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusArachis L. – peanut  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Arachis benthamii Handro  
                                  Species Arachis burkartii Handro  
                                  Species Arachis glabrata Benth. – rhizoma peanut, peanut 
                                  Species Arachis hypogaea L. – peanut 
                                  Species Arachis monticola Krapov. & Rigoni – peanut 
                                  Species Arachis paraguariensis Chodat & Hassl.  
                                  Species Arachis pintoi Krapov. & W.C. Greg. – pinto peanut 
                                  Species Arachis prostrata Benth. – grassnut 
                                  Species Arachis pusilla Benth.  
                                  Species Arachis rigonii Krapov. & W.C. Greg.  
                                  Species Arachis villosa Benth.  
                                  Species Arachis villosulicarpa Hoehne – groundnut 

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