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Nicotiana  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 30562

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): tobacco [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  
                            FamilySolanaceae  – nightshades, solanacées  
                               GenusNicotiana L. – tobacco, tobacco  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Nicotiana acuminata (Graham) Hook. – manyflower tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana alata Link & Otto – jasmine tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana attenuata Torr. ex S. Watson – coyote tobacco, coyote tabacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana clevelandii A. Gray – Cleveland's tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana excelsior (J.M. Black) J.M. Black – tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana forgetiana hort. ex Hemsl. – tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana glauca Graham – tree tobacco, tree tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana glutinosa L. – tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana langsdorffii Weinm. – Langsdorff's tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana longiflora Cav. – longflower tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana obtusifolia M. Martens & Galeotti – desert tobacco, tobacco plant 
                                  Species Nicotiana paniculata L. – tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana plumbaginifolia Viv. – Tex-Mex tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana quadrivalvis Pursh – Indian tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana repanda Willd. ex Lehm. – fiddleleaf tobacco, wild tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana rustica L. – Aztec tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana X sanderae hort. ex W. Watson (pro. sp.) – Sander's tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana suaveolens Lehm. – Australian tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana sylvestris Speg. & Comes – South American tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana tabacum L. – cultivated tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana tomentosa Ruiz & Pav. – tobacco 
                                  Species Nicotiana velutina H.-M. Wheeler – velvet tobacco 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Little, E. L., Jr., 1979, database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: tobacco   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Nicotiana   
  Source: Solanaceae 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: Nicotiana   
  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: Nicotiana   
  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: Nicotiana   
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