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Onagraceae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 27279

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Circaeaceae
 
    Epilobiaceae
 
    Fuchsiaceae
 
    Isnardiaceae
 
    Jussiaeaceae
 
    Lopeziaceae
 
    Oenotheraceae
 
  Common Name(s): evening primroses [English]
 
    onagres [French]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 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   
                            FamilyOnagraceae  – evening primroses, onagres  
    Direct Children:  
                               GenusCamissonia Link – suncup 
                               GenusCamissoniopsis W.L. Wagner & Hoch  
                               GenusChamerion Raf. ex Holub – fireweed 
                               GenusChylismia (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Raim.  
                               GenusChylismiella (Munz) W.L. Wagner & Hoch  
                               GenusCircaea L. – enchanter's nightshade 
                               GenusClarkia Pursh – fairyfan 
                               GenusEpilobium L. – willow weed, willowweed, willowherb 
                               GenusEremothera (P.H. Raven) W.L. Wagner & Hoch  
                               GenusEulobus Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray  
                               GenusFuchsia L. – fuchsia 
                               GenusGayophytum A. Juss. – groundsmoke 
                               GenusLopezia Cav.  
                               GenusLudwigia L. – seedbox, primrose-willow 
                               GenusNeoholmgrenia W.L. Wagner & Hoch  
                               GenusOenothera L. – evening-primrose, eveningprimrose, evening primrose 
                               GenusTaraxia (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Raim.  
                               GenusTetrapteron (Munz) W.L. Wagner & Hoch  
       

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  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
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  Reference for: onagres[French]   
       
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/   
  Reference for: Onagraceae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Onagraceae   
       
  Source: Onagraceae 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: Onagraceae   
       
  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: Onagraceae   
       
  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   
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