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Verbena  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 32070

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Stylodon Raf.
  Common Name(s): vervain [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  
                            FamilyVerbenaceae  – verbenas, verbénacées  
                               GenusVerbena L. – vervain  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Verbena X allenii Moldenke – Allen's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena X bingenensis Moldenke  
                                  Species Verbena X blanchardii Moldenke – Blanchard's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena bonariensis L. – pretty verbena, purpletop vervain 
                                  Species Verbena bracteata Cav. ex Lag. & Rodr. – bracted vervain, prostrate vervain, carpet vervain, prostrate verbena, bigbract verbena 
                                  Species Verbena brasiliensis Vell. – Brazilian vervain 
                                  Species Verbena californica Moldenke – Red Hills vervain, California vervain 
                                  Species Verbena canescens Kunth – gray vervain 
                                  Species Verbena carnea Medik.  
                                  Species Verbena carolina L. – Carolina vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X clemensiorum Moldenke – Amador County vervain 
                                  Species Verbena cloverae Moldenke – Clover's vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X crookshanksii Moldenke – Crookshank's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena X deamii Moldenke (pro. sp.) – Deam's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena ehrenbergiana Schauer – Ehrenberg's vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X engelmannii Moldenke – Engelmann's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena X goodmanii Moldenke – Goodman's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena gracilis Desf. – Fort Huachuca verbena, Fort Huachuca vervain 
                                  Species Verbena halei Small – slender verbena, Texas verbena, Texas vervain 
                                  Species Verbena hastata L. – blue vervain, blue verbena, Simpler's-joy, swamp verbena 
                                  Species Verbena X illicita Moldenke – illicit verbena 
                                  Species Verbena lasiostachys Link – western vervain 
                                  Species Verbena litoralis Kunth – seashore vervain 
                                  Species Verbena macdougalii A. Heller – hillside verbena, MacDougal verbena 
                                  Species Verbena menthifolia Benth. – mint vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X moechina Moldenke  
                                  Species Verbena montevidensis Spreng. – Uruguayan vervain 
                                  Species Verbena neomexicana (A. Gray) Small – New Mexico verbena, hillside vervain 
                                  Species Verbena officinalis L. – herb of the cross 
                                  Species Verbena perennis Wooton – perennial verbena, pinleaf vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X perriana Moldenke  
                                  Species Verbena pinetorum Moldenke – Chihuahuan vervain 
                                  Species Verbena plicata Greene – fan-leaf vervain, whiteveined verbena, fanleaf vervain 
                                  Species Verbena rigida Spreng. – tuberous vervain 
                                  Species Verbena X rydbergii Moldenke – Rydberg's verbena 
                                  Species Verbena scabra Vahl – sandpaper vervain 
                                  Species Verbena simplex Lehm. – narrow-leaved vervain, verveine simple, simple verbena, narrowleaf vervain 
                                  Species Verbena stricta Vent. – tall vervain, woolly verbena, hoary vervain, hoary verbena 
                                  Species Verbena X stuprosa Moldenke  
                                  Species Verbena supina L. – supine vervain 
                                  Species Verbena urticifolia L. – white verbena, white vervain 
                                  Species Verbena xutha Lehm. – Gulf vervain 

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