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Taxonomic Serial No.: 28445

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): buckthorns [English]
    nerpruns [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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyRhamnaceae  – buckthorns, nerpruns  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Adolphia Meisn. – prickbush 
                               Genus Alphitonia Reissek ex Endl.  
                               Genus Auerodendron Urb.  
                               Genus Berchemia Neck. ex DC. – supplejack 
                               Genus Ceanothus L.  
                               Genus Colletia Juss.  
                               Genus Colubrina Rich. ex Brongn. – nakedwood 
                               Genus Condalia Cav. – snakewood 
                               Genus Gouania Jacq. – chewstick 
                               Genus Hovenia Thunb.  
                               Genus Karwinskia Zucc. – alpine laurel 
                               Genus Krugiodendron Urb.  
                               Genus Maesopsis Engl. – umbrella-tree 
                               Genus Paliurus Mill. – Jerusalem thorn 
                               Genus Reynosia Griseb. – darlingplum 
                               Genus Rhamnus L. – buckthorn 
                               Genus Sageretia Brongn. – mock buckthorn 
                               Genus Smythea Seem.  
                               Genus Ziziphus Mill. – jujube 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: nerpruns[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   
  Reference for: Rhamnaceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhamnaceae   
  Source: Rhamnaceae 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: Rhamnaceae   
  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: Rhamnaceae   
  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: Rhamnaceae   
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