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Eugenia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 27192

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): eugenias [English]
    stoppers [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  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyMyrtaceae  – myrtles, myrtacées  
                               GenusEugenia L. – eugenias, stoppers  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Eugenia apiculata DC. – shortleaf stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia axillaris (Sw.) Willd. – white stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia bellonis Krug & Urb. – Puerto Rico stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia biflora (L.) DC. – blackrodwood 
                                  Species Eugenia boqueronensis Britton – Sierra de Cayey stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia borinquensis Britton – guayabota de sierra 
                                  Species Eugenia brasiliensis Lam. – grumichama 
                                  Species Eugenia bryanii Kaneh.  
                                  Species Eugenia cerasiflora Miq.  
                                  Species Eugenia confusa DC. – redberry stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia cordata (Sw.) DC. – lathberry 
                                  Species Eugenia corozalensis Britton – sperry guava 
                                  Species Eugenia domingensis O. Berg – serrette guave 
                                  Species Eugenia earhartii Acev.-Rodr. – Earhart's stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia eggersii Kiaersk. – guasabara 
                                  Species Eugenia foetida Pers. – boxleaf stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia glabrata (Sw.) DC. – smooth rodwood 
                                  Species Eugenia haematocarpa Alain – uvillo, Luquillo Mountain stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia koolauensis O. Deg. – nioi 
                                  Species Eugenia laevis O. Berg – bayamon stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia ligustrina (Sw.) Willd. – privet stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia monticola (Sw.) DC. – birdcherry 
                                  Species Eugenia padronii Alain – Padron's stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia palumbis Merr.  
                                  Species Eugenia procera (Sw.) Poir. – rockmyrtle 
                                  Species Eugenia pseudopsidium Jacq. – Christmas cherry 
                                  Species Eugenia reinwardtiana (Blume) DC. – mountain stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia rhombea (O. Berg) Krug & Urb. – red stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia serrasuela Krug & Urb.  
                                  Species Eugenia sessiliflora Vahl – sessileleaf stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia stahlii (Kiaersk.) Krug & Urb. – Stahl's stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia stewardsonii Britton – Stewardson's stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia thompsonii Merr.  
                                  Species Eugenia underwoodii Britton – Underwood's stopper 
                                  Species Eugenia uniflora L. – pitanga, Suriname cherry 
                                  Species Eugenia woodburyana Alain – Woodbury's stopper 

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