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Ocimum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 32626

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Erythrochlamys Gürke
  Common Name(s): basil [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyLamiaceae  – mints, menthes  
                               GenusOcimum L. – basil  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Ocimum americanum L. – American basil, hoary basil 
                                  Species Ocimum basilicum L. – sweet basil 
                                  Species Ocimum campechianum Mill. – least basil 
                                  Species Ocimum gratissimum L. – African basil 
                                  Species Ocimum kilimandscharicum Baker ex Gürke – hoary basil 
                                  Species Ocimum spectabile (Gürke) A.J. Paton  
                                  Species Ocimum tenuiflorum L. – holy basil 

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  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: Ocimum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ocimum   
  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: Ocimum   
  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: Ocimum   
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  Comment: See Paton & Putievsky (1996) for details on the confused nomenclature of several species of Ocimum  



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