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Oxalis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 29062

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): wood sorrel [English]
    woodsorrel [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  
                            FamilyOxalidaceae  – oxalis  
                               GenusOxalis L. – wood sorrel, woodsorrel  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Oxalis albicans Kunth – radishroot woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis alpina (Rose) Rose ex R. Knuth – alpine woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis articulata Savigny – jointed woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis barrelieri L. – Barrelier's woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis bowiei Lindl. – red-flower woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis caerulea (Small) R. Knuth – blue woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis carnosa Molina – fleshy sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis corniculata L. – yellow oxalis, yellow wood sorrel, 'ihi, creeping oxalis, creeping woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis debilis Kunth – pink woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis decaphylla Kunth – ten-leaf wood-sorrel, tenleaf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis dichondrifolia A. Gray – peonyleaf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis dillenii Jacq. – Dillen's oxalis, slender yellow woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis drummondii A. Gray – Drummond's woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis frutescens L. – shrubby oxalis, shrubby woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis grandis Small – great yellow woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis hirta L. – tropical woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis illinoensis Schwegm. – Illinois woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis incarnata L. – crimson woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis intermedia A. Rich. – West Indian woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis latifolia Kunth – broadleaf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis macrocarpa (Small) R. Knuth – sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis montana Raf. – mountain woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis nelsonii (Small) R. Knuth – sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis oregana Nutt. – redwood-sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis pes-caprae L. – African woodsorrel, Bermuda buttercup 
                                  Species Oxalis priceae Small – tufted yellow woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis purpurea L. – purple woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis radicosa A. Rich. – dwarf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis rosea Feuillée ex Jacq. – sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis rubra A. St.-Hil. – windowbox woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis rugeliana Urb. – coamo 
                                  Species Oxalis spiralis G. Don – spiral sorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis stricta L. – common yellow oxalis, sheep sorrel, sourgrass, toad sorrel, yellow woodsorrel, erect woodsorrel, upright yellow wood-sorrel, upright yellow woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis suksdorfii Trel. – Suksdorf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis triangularis A. St.-Hil.  
                                  Species Oxalis trilliifolia Hook. – threeleaf woodsorrel 
                                  Species Oxalis tuberosa Molina – oca 
                                  Species Oxalis violacea L. – violet woodsorrel, violet wood-sorrel, purple woodsorrel 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Oxalis   
  Source: Oxalidales 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: Oxalis   
  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: Oxalis   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
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