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Leonotis  (Pers.) R. Br.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 32544

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): lion's ear [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  
                            FamilyLamiaceae  – mints, menthes  
                               GenusLeonotis (Pers.) R. Br. – lion's ear  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Leonotis leonurus (L.) R. Br. – lion's ear 
                                  Species Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R. Br. – Christmas candlestick 

  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: Leonotis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leonotis   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, March 2009, database (version 11-Mar-09)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Leonotis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Iwarsson, Mattias, and Yvette Harvey  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Monograph of the Genus Leonotis (Pers.) R. Br. (Lamiaceae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Kew Bulletin, vol. 58, no. 3   
  Page(s): 597-645   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0075-5974, 1-84246-041-7  
  Reference for: Leonotis   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Authorship sometimes mis-cited as "(Pers.) Ait. f." or "(Pers.) W.T. Aiton", but according to Iwarsson (email, 11-Mar-2009), "Aiton filius was the editor of the book but it was Robert Brown who made the descriptions and should be cited as author." Therefore the authorship is properly "(Pers.) R. Br."  



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