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Plagiobothrys  Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 31979

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): popcornflower [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  
                               GenusPlagiobothrys Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – popcornflower  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Plagiobothrys acanthocarpus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. – adobe popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys arizonicus (A. Gray) Greene ex A. Gray – bloodweed, lipstick plant, Arizona popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys austiniae (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – Austin's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys bracteatus (Howell) I.M. Johnst. – bracted popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys canescens Benth. – valley popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys chorisianus (Cham.) I.M. Johnst. – artist's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys collinus (Phil.) I.M. Johnst. – Cooper's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys distantiflorus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. ex M. Peck – California popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys figuratus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. ex M. Peck – fragrant popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys fulvus (Hook. & Arn.) I.M. Johnst. – fulvous popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys glaber (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst. – hairless popcornflower, glabrous allocarya 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys glomeratus A. Gray – cluster popcornflower, clustered popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys glyptocarpus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. – sculptured popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys greenei (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst. – Greene's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys hirtus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – rough popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys hispidulus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – sleeping popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys hispidus A. Gray – Cascade popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys humistratus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – dwarf popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys hystriculus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. – bearded popcornflower, bearded allocarya 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys infectivus I.M. Johnst. – dye popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys jonesii A. Gray – Jones' popcornflower, Mojave popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys kingii (S. Watson) A. Gray – Great Basin popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys lamprocarpus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. – shinyfruit popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys leptocladus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – alkali popcornflower, smoothstem popcornflower, finebranched popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys lithocaryus (Greene ex A. Gray) I.M. Johnst. – Mayacamas popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys mollis (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst. – creeping popcornflower, soft popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys myosotoides (Lehm.) Brand – forget-me-not popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys nothofulvus (A. Gray) A. Gray – rusty popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys orientalis (L.) I.M. Johnst. – Oriental popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys parishii I.M. Johnst. – Parish's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys pringlei Greene – Pringle's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys reticulatus (Piper) I.M. Johnst. – netted popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys salsus (Brandegee) I.M. Johnst. – salty popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys scouleri (Hook. & Arn.) I.M. Johnst. – meadow popcornflower, Scouler's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys scriptus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – scribe popcornflower, scribe allocarya 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys shastensis Greene ex A. Gray – Shasta popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys stipitatus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – slender popcornflower, stalked popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys strictus (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – Calistoga allocarya, Calistoga popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys tenellus (Nutt. ex Hook.) A. Gray – Pacific popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys tener (Greene) I.M. Johnst. – slender popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys torreyi (A. Gray) A. Gray – Torrey's popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys trachycarpus (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst. – roughfruit popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys uncinatus J.T. Howell – Salinas Valley popcornflower 
                                  Species Plagiobothrys undulatus (Piper) I.M. Johnst.  

  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: Plagiobothrys    
  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: Plagiobothrys   
  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: Plagiobothrys   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Plagiobothrys   
  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: Plagiobothrys   
  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: Plagiobothrys   
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