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Oxalis stricta  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 29095

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Oxalis fontana Bunge
    Ceratoxalis coloradensis (Rydb.) Lunell
    Ceratoxalis cymosa (Small) Lunell
    Oxalis bushii (Small) Small
    Oxalis coloradensis Rydb.
    Oxalis cymosa Small
    Oxalis europaea Jord.
    Oxalis interior (Small) Fedde
    Oxalis rufa Small
    Xanthoxalis bushii Small
    Xanthoxalis coloradensis (Rydb.) Rydb.
    Xanthoxalis cymosa (Small) Small
    Xanthoxalis interior Small
    Xanthoxalis rufa (Small) Small
    Xanthoxalis stricta (L.) Small
    Oxalis europaea var. bushii (Small) Wiegand
    Oxalis europaea var. rufa (Small) Young
    Oxalis fontana var. bushii (Small) H. Hara
    Oxalis stricta var. decumbens Bitter
    Oxalis stricta var. piletocarpa Wiegand
    Oxalis stricta var. rufa (Small) Farw.
    Oxalis stricta var. villicaulis (Wiegand) Farw.
    Xanthoxalis dillenii var. piletocarpa (Wiegand) Holub
    Xanthoxalis stricta var. piletocarpa (Wiegand) Moldenke
  Common Name(s): common yellow oxalis [English]
    sheep sorrel [English]
    sourgrass [English]
    toad sorrel [English]
    yellow woodsorrel [English]
    erect woodsorrel [English]
    upright yellow wood-sorrel [English]
    upright yellow woodsorrel [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                  SpeciesOxalis stricta L. – common yellow oxalis, sheep sorrel, sourgrass, toad sorrel, yellow woodsorrel, erect woodsorrel, upright yellow wood-sorrel, upright yellow woodsorrel  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Oxalis stricta   
  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 stricta   
  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 stricta   
  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: Oxalis stricta   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Canada, Introduced  






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