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Euonymus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 27945

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): burningbush [English]
    spindletree [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  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyCelastraceae  – bittersweet  
                               GenusEuonymus L. – burningbush, spindletree  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Euonymus alatus (Thunb.) Siebold – winged burning bush, winged euonymus, winged spindletree, burningbush 
                                  Species Euonymus americanus L. – strawberry bush, hearts-bustin'-with-love, bursting-heart 
                                  Species Euonymus atropurpureus Jacq. – eastern burningbush, burningbush, wahoo, eastern wahoo 
                                  Species Euonymus bungeanus Maxim. – winterberry, winterberry euonymus 
                                  Species Euonymus europaeus L. – European spindletree, spindletree 
                                  Species Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Maz. – climbing euonymus, winter creeper 
                                  Species Euonymus hamiltonianus Wall. – Hamilton's strawberry bush, Hamilton's spindletree 
                                  Species Euonymus japonicus Thunb. – Japanese spindletree 
                                  Species Euonymus kiautschovicus Loes. – creeping strawberry bush 
                                  Species Euonymus nanus M. Bieb.  
                                  Species Euonymus obovatus Nutt. – running strawberry bush 
                                  Species Euonymus occidentalis Nutt. ex Torr. – western burningbush, western wahoo, western burning bush 
                                  Species Euonymus phellomanus Loes. – corktree 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Euonymus   
  Source: Saxifragaceae, Parnassiaceae, Celastraceae of N. 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: Euonymus   
  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: Euonymus   
  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: Euonymus   
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