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Rhexia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 27684

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): meadowbeauty [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  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  
                            FamilyMelastomataceae  – melastomas  
                               GenusRhexia L. – meadowbeauty  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Rhexia alifanus Walter – savannah meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia aristosa Britton – awned meadowbeauty, awnpetal meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia X brevibracteata D. Snyder  
                                  Species Rhexia cubensis Griseb. – West Indian meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia lutea Walter – yellow meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia mariana L. – Maryland meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia nashii Small – maid Marian 
                                  Species Rhexia nuttallii C.W. James – Nuttall's meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia parviflora Chapm. – white meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia petiolata Walter – fringed meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia salicifolia Kral & Bostick – panhandle meadowbeauty 
                                  Species Rhexia virginica L. – common meadowbeauty, handsome Harry 

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  Source: Melastomataceae+Lythraceae+Combretaceae 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: Rhexia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhexia   
  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: Rhexia   
  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: Rhexia   
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