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Gentiana  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 29963

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): gentian [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  
                            FamilyGentianaceae  – gentians, gentianes  
                               GenusGentiana L. – gentian  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Gentiana acaulis L. – gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana affinis Griseb. – Rocky Mountain gentian, pleated gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana alba Muhl. – plain gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana algida Pall. – whitish gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana andrewsii Griseb. – closed bottle gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana austromontana J.S. Pringle & Sharp – Appalachian gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana autumnalis L. – pine barren gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana X billingtonii Farw. (pro sp.) – Billington's gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana calycosa Griseb. – Rainier pleated gentian, mountain bog gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana catesbaei Walter – Elliott's gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana clausa Raf. – bottle gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana cruciata L. – star gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana X curtisii J.S. Pringle – Curtis' gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana decora Pollard – showy gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana douglasiana Bong. – swamp gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana fremontii Torr. – moss gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana glauca Pall. – pale gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana X grandilacustris J.S. Pringle – Grand Lake gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana linearis Froel. – narrowleaf gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana lutea L. – yellow gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana newberryi A. Gray – alpine gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana nivalis L. – snow gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana X pallidocyanea J.S. Pringle – gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana parryi Engelm. – Parry's gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana pennelliana Fernald – wiregrass gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana platypetala Griseb. – broadpetal gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana plurisetosa C.T. Mason – Klamath gentian, bristly gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana prostrata Haenke – pygmy gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana puberulenta J.S. Pringle – downy gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana rubricaulis Schwein. – closed gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana saponaria L. – harvestbells, moss gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana sceptrum Griseb. – king's scepter gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana septemfida Pall. – crested gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana setigera A. Gray – Mendocino gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana verna L. – spring gentian 
                                  Species Gentiana villosa L. – striped gentian 

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  Other Source(s):    
  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: Gentiana   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gentiana   
  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: Gentiana   
  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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