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Hedysarum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 26722

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): sweetvetch [English]
    sweet vetch
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                               GenusHedysarum L. – sweetvetch, sweet vetch  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Hedysarum alpinum L. – alpine sweetvetch 
                                  Species Hedysarum arcticum B. Fedtsch.  
                                  Species Hedysarum biebersteinii Chrtková  
                                  Species Hedysarum boreale Nutt. – Utah sweetvetch, northern sweetvetch, sweetvetch, boreal sweet-vetch, boreal sweetvetch 
                                  Species Hedysarum candidum M. Bieb.  
                                  Species Hedysarum coronarium L. – sulla 
                                  Species Hedysarum cyprium Boiss.  
                                  Species Hedysarum flexuosum L.  
                                  Species Hedysarum fruticosum Pall.  
                                  Species Hedysarum humile L.  
                                  Species Hedysarum multijugum Maxim.  
                                  Species Hedysarum occidentale Greene – western sweetvetch 
                                  Species Hedysarum scoparium Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – sweetvetch 
                                  Species Hedysarum spinosissimum L.  
                                  Species Hedysarum sulphurescens Rydb. – white sweetvetch 
                                  Species Hedysarum tauricum Pall. ex Willd.  
                                  Species Hedysarum varium Willd.  
                                  Species Hedysarum vicioides Turcz.  

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