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Castilleja  Mutis ex L. f.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 33049

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): castilléjie [French]
 
    Indian paintbrush [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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderLamiales   
                            FamilyOrobanchaceae  – broomrape  
                               GenusCastilleja Mutis ex L. f. – castilléjie, Indian paintbrush  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Castilleja affinis Hook. & Arn. – coast Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja ambigua Hook. & Arn. – johnny-nip 
                                  Species Castilleja angustifolia (Nutt.) G. Don – northwestern paintbrush, northwestern Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja annua Pennell – Fairbanks annual Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja applegatei Fernald – pine Indian paintbrush, wavyleaf paintbrush, wavyleaf Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja aquariensis N.H. Holmgren – Aquarius Plateau Indian paintbrush, Aquarius paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja arachnoidea Greenm. – cobweb paintbrush, cobwebby Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja arvensis Cham. & Schltdl. – field Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja attenuata (A. Gray) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – Indian paintbrush, attenuate Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja austromontana Standl. & Blumer – Rincon Indian paintbrush, Rincon Mountain Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja brevistyla (Hoover) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – shortstyle Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja campestris (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – vernal pool Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja caudata (Pennell) Rebrist. – Port Clarence Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja cervina Greenm. – deer Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja chambersii M. Egger & Meinke – Chambers' paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja chlorotica Piper – green-tinged paintbrush, greentinge Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja christii N.H. Holmgren – Christ's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja chrymactis Pennell – green Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja chrysantha Greenm. – yellow Wallowa Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja cinerea A. Gray – ash-gray Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja coccinea (L.) Spreng. – Indian paintbrush, scarlet Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja covilleana L.F. Hend. – Coville's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja crista-galli Rydb. – mountainside Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja cryptantha Pennell & G.N. Jones – obscure Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja cusickii Greenm. – Cusick's paintbrush, Cusick's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja densiflora (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – denseflower Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja dissitiflora N.H. Holmgren – Mount Hamilton paintbrush, Mt. Hamilton Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja elegans Malte – elegant Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja elmeri Fernald – Wenatchee Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja exserta (A. Heller) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – Indian paintbrush, exserted Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja flava S. Watson – yellow paintbrush, yellow Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja foliolosa Hook. & Arn. – Texas Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja fraterna Greenm. – fraternal Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja fulva Pennell – Elko Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja genevievana G.L. Nesom – Genevieve's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja glandulifera Pennell – gland Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja grisea Dunkle – San Clemente Island Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja haydenii (A. Gray) Cockerell – Hayden's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja hispida Benth. – harsh Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja hyetophila Pennell – coastal red Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja hyperborea Pennell – northern Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja indivisa Engelm. – Texas paintbrush, entireleaf Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja integra A. Gray – squawfeather, wholeleaf Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja kaibabensis N.H. Holmgren – Kaibab Indian paintbrush, Kaibab Plateau Indian paintbrush, Kaibab paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja kraliana J.R. Allison – Cahaba Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja kuschei Eastw. – Kusche's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lacera (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – cutleaf Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lanata A. Gray – Sierran woolly Indian paintbrush, woolly paintbrush, Sierra woolly Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lasiorhyncha (A. Gray) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – San Bernardino Mountains Indian paintbrush, San Bernardino Mountains orthocarpus 
                                  Species Castilleja latifolia Hook. & Arn. – Monterey Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lemmonii A. Gray – Lemmon's paintbrush, Lemmon's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja levisecta Greenm. – golden paintbrush, golden Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja linariifolia Benth. – Wyoming paintbrush, Wyoming Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lineariiloba (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – sagebrush Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lineata Greene – marsh-meadow Indian paintbrush, marshmeadow Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja lutescens (Greenm.) Rydb. – stiff yellow Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja mendocinensis (Eastw.) Pennell – Mendocino Coast Indian paintbrush, Mendocino coast paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja mexicana (Hemsl.) A. Gray – Mexican Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja miniata Douglas ex Hook. – great red Indian paintbrush, great red Indian-paintbrush, scarlet Indian paintbrush, scarlet paintbrush, giant red Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja minor (A. Gray) A. Gray – lesser Indian paintbrush, alkali Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja mollis Pennell – softleaf Indian paintbrush, soft-leaved paintbrush, soft-leaved Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja montigena Heckard – Heckard's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja nana Eastw. – dwarf alpine paintbrush, dwarf alpine Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja nervata Eastw. – Trans-Pecos Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja nivea Pennell & Ownbey – snow Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja occidentalis Torr. – western Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja oresbia Greenm. – pale Wallowa Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja organorum Standl. – Organ Mountain Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja ornata Eastw. – glowing Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja pallescens (A. Gray) Greenm. – pale paintbrush, pale Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja pallida (L.) Kunth – boreal Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja parviflora Bong. – mountain Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja parvula Rydb. – Tushar Plateau Indian paintbrush, Tushar Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja patriotica Fernald – Huachuca Indian paintbrush, Huachuca Mountain Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja peckiana Pennell – Peck's Indian paintbrush, peakpaintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja pilosa (S. Watson) Rydb. – parrothead Indian paintbrush, hairy paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja plagiotoma A. Gray – Mojave Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja X porterae Cockerell – Porter's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja praeterita Heckard & Bacig. – Salmon Creek Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja pruinosa Fernald – frosted Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja puberula Rydb. – shortflower Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja pulchella Rydb. – beautiful Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja purpurea (Nutt.) G. Don – Indian paintbrush, downy Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja raupii Pennell – Raup's Indian paintbrush, castilléjie de Raup 
                                  Species Castilleja revealii N.H. Holmgren – Bryce Canyon Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja rhexiifolia Rydb. – splitleaf Indian paintbrush, rhexialeaf paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja rigida Eastw. – rigid Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja rubicundula (Jeps.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – cream sacs 
                                  Species Castilleja rubida Piper – little reddish Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja rupicola Piper ex Fernald – cliff Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja salsuginosa N.H. Holmgren – Monte Neva Indian paintbrush, Monte Neva paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja scabrida Eastw. – rough paintbrush, rough Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja schizotricha Greenm. – splithair Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja septentrionalis Lindl. – Labrador Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja sessiliflora Pursh – downy paintedcup, Great Plains Indian paintbrush, Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja setosa Pennell  
                                  Species Castilleja subinclusa Greene – longleaf Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja suksdorfii A. Gray – Suksdorf's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja sulphurea Rydb. – sulphur Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja tenuiflora Benth. – Santa Catalina Indian paintbrush, Catalina Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja tenuis (A. Heller) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – hairy Indian paintbrush, slender paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja thompsonii Pennell – Thompson's Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja unalaschcensis (Cham. & Schltdl.) Malte – Alaska Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja viscidula A. Gray – sticky Indian paintbrush, sticky paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja wallowensis Pennell – Wallowa Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja wootonii Standl. – Sacramento Mountain Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja xanthotricha Pennell – yellowhair Indian paintbrush 
                                  Species Castilleja yukonis Pennell – Yukon Indian paintbrush 
       

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  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: castilléjie[French]   
       
  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: Castilleja   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Castilleja   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Castilleja   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Castilleja   
       
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