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Buddleja  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 29912

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): butterfly bush [English]
    butterflybush [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                            FamilyScrophulariaceae  – figworts, scrofulaires  
                               GenusBuddleja L. – butterfly bush, butterflybush  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Buddleja alternifolia Maxim. – fountain butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja asiatica Lour. – dogtail 
                                  Species Buddleja davidii Franch. – orange eye butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja globosa Hope – orange-ball-tree 
                                  Species Buddleja indica Lam. – oakleaf butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja lindleyana Fortune – Lindley's butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja madagascariensis Lam. – smokebush 
                                  Species Buddleja marrubiifolia Benth. – woolly butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja officinalis Maxim. – pole butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja racemosa Torr. – wand butterflybush, Texas butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja saligna Willd. – squarestem butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja scordioides Kunth – Escobilla butterfly-bush, escobilla butterflybush 
                                  Species Buddleja sessiliflora Kunth – Rio Grande butterflybush, butterfly-bush 
                                  Species Buddleja utahensis Coville – Utah butterfly-bush, Panamint butterflybush, Utah butterflybush 

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  Source: Lamiales 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: Buddleja   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Buddleja   
  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: Buddleja   
  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: Buddleja   
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