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Myosotis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 31687

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): forget-me-not [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  
                            FamilyBoraginaceae  – borage, bourraches  
                               GenusMyosotis L. – forget-me-not  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Myosotis arvensis (L.) Hill – field forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis asiatica (Vestergr.) Schischk. & Serg. – alpine forget-me-not, Asian forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis azorica H.C. Watson ex Hook. – Azores forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis discolor Pers. – yellowandblue forget-me-not, changing forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis latifolia Poir. – broadleaf forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis laxa Lehm. – bay forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis macrosperma Engelm. – southern forget-me-not, largeseed forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis scorpioides L. – forget-me-not, yelloweye forget-me-not, true forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis stricta Link ex Roem. & Schult. – strict forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis sylvatica Ehrh. ex Hoffm. – woodland forget-me-not 
                                  Species Myosotis verna Nutt. – spring forget-me-not 

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