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Nemophila  Nutt.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 31421

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): blue-eyes [English]
    baby blue eyes [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  
                            FamilyHydrophyllaceae  – waterleaf, hydrophyllacées  
                               GenusNemophila Nutt. – blue-eyes, baby blue eyes  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Nemophila aphylla (L.) Brummitt – smallflower baby blue eyes 
                                  Species Nemophila arizonica M.E. Jones  
                                  Species Nemophila breviflora A. Gray – baby blueeyes, Great Basin blue-eyes, basin nemophila 
                                  Species Nemophila heterophylla Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – small baby blue eyes 
                                  Species Nemophila kirtleyi L.F. Hend. – Kirtley's nemophila 
                                  Species Nemophila maculata Benth. ex Lindl. – fivespot 
                                  Species Nemophila menziesii Hook. & Arn. – baby blue-eyes, baby blue eyes 
                                  Species Nemophila parviflora Douglas ex Benth. – smallflower blue-eyes, smallflower nemophila 
                                  Species Nemophila pedunculata Douglas ex Benth. – littlefoot blue-eyes, littlefoot nemophila 
                                  Species Nemophila phacelioides Nutt. – largeflower nemophila, baby blue-eyes, largeflower baby blue eyes 
                                  Species Nemophila pulchella Eastw. – Eastwood's baby blue eyes 
                                  Species Nemophila spatulata Coville – Sierra blue-eyes, Sierra baby blue eyes 

  Expert: Christian Feuillet  
  Notes: Associate Research Botanist, National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 166, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA   
  Reference for: Nemophila    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Nemophila   
  Source: Boraginaceae and Hydroleaceae 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: Nemophila   
  Source: Jepson online interchange, 2007 - 2011, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: The Jepson online interface, botanical information system from the University of California, Berkeley, available at   
  Reference for: Nemophila   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Nemophila   
  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: Nemophila   
  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: Nemophila   
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