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Taxonomic Serial No.: 29962

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): gentians [English]
    gentianes [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  
                            FamilyGentianaceae  – gentians, gentianes  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Bartonia Muhl. ex Willd. – screwstem 
                               Genus Centaurium Hill – centaury 
                               Genus Cicendia Adans.  
                               Genus Comastoma Toyok.  
                               Genus Enicostema Blume – whitehead 
                               Genus Eustoma Salisb. – prairiegentian, prairie gentian 
                               Genus Fagraea Thunb.  
                               Genus Frasera Walter – elkweed, green gentian 
                               Genus Gentiana L. – gentian 
                               Genus Gentianella Moench – dwarfgentian, dwarf gentian 
                               Genus Gentianopsis Ma – fringedgentian, fringed gentian 
                               Genus Halenia Borkh. – spurred gentian 
                               Genus Lisianthius P. Browne  
                               Genus Lomatogonium A. Braun  
                               Genus Obolaria L.  
                               Genus Prepusa Mart.  
                               Genus Sabatia Adans. – rose gentian 
                               Genus Schenkia Griseb.  
                               Genus Schultesia Mart. – wingcup 
                               Genus Swertia L. – felwort 
                               Genus Voyria Aubl. – ghostplant 
                               Genus Zeltnera G. Mans.  

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