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Melaleuca  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 27227

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderMyrtales   
                            FamilyMyrtaceae  – myrtles, myrtacées  
                               GenusMelaleuca L.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Melaleuca acuminata F. Muell. – mallee honeymyrtle 
                                  Species Melaleuca adnata Turcz.  
                                  Species Melaleuca bracteata F. Muell. – river teatree 
                                  Species Melaleuca brevifolia Turcz. – d'Alton's melaleuca, mallee honeymyrtle 
                                  Species Melaleuca cajuputi Powell – cajeput 
                                  Species Melaleuca capitata Cheel  
                                  Species Melaleuca cheelii C.T. White  
                                  Species Melaleuca corrugata J.M. Black ex Eardley  
                                  Species Melaleuca diosmifolia Andrews – dotted melaleuca 
                                  Species Melaleuca eleuterostachya F. Muell. – hummock honeymyrtle, swamp paperbark 
                                  Species Melaleuca elliptica Labill.  
                                  Species Melaleuca ericifolia Sm. – swamp paperbark 
                                  Species Melaleuca hamulosa Turcz.  
                                  Species Melaleuca huegelii Endl. – chenille honeymyrtle 
                                  Species Melaleuca hypericifolia Sm.  
                                  Species Melaleuca incana R. Br. – gray honeymyrtle 
                                  Species Melaleuca lanceolata Otto – moonah 
                                  Species Melaleuca lateritia A. Dietr. – robin redbreast bush, robin-redbreast-bush 
                                  Species Melaleuca leucadendra (L.) L. – cajeput 
                                  Species Melaleuca linariifolia Sm. – cajeput tree 
                                  Species Melaleuca megacephala F. Muell.  
                                  Species Melaleuca microphylla Sm.  
                                  Species Melaleuca neglecta Ewart & B. Wood  
                                  Species Melaleuca nesophila F. Muell.  
                                  Species Melaleuca nodosa (Sol. ex Gaertn.) Sm.  
                                  Species Melaleuca pentagona Labill.  
                                  Species Melaleuca platycalyx Diels  
                                  Species Melaleuca polygaloides Schauer  
                                  Species Melaleuca pulchella R. Br.  
                                  Species Melaleuca pungens Schauer  
                                  Species Melaleuca quinquenervia (Cav.) S.T. Blake – bottle brush tree, cajeput tree, melaleuca, niaouli, paperbark, punktree 
                                  Species Melaleuca seriata Lindl.  
                                  Species Melaleuca sheathiana W. Fitzg.  
                                  Species Melaleuca squarrosa Donn ex Sm. – bottlebrush teatree, scented paperbark 
                                  Species Melaleuca striata Labill.  
                                  Species Melaleuca styphelioides Sm. – prickly-leaf teatree 
                                  Species Melaleuca subfalcata Turcz.  
                                  Species Melaleuca teretifolia Endl.  
                                  Species Melaleuca thymifolia Sm. – thymeleaf melaleuca 
                                  Species Melaleuca thyoides Turcz.  
                                  Species Melaleuca uncinata R. Br. – broom honeymyrtle, broombush 
                                  Species Melaleuca urceolaris F. Muell. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Melaleuca viminea Lindl.  
                                  Species Melaleuca viridiflora Sol. ex Gaertn. – niaouli-tree, niauli 
                                  Species Melaleuca wilsonii F. Muell. – violet honeymyrtle, Wilson's honeymyrtle 
       

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