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Taxonomic Serial No.: 34350

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): acanthacées [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyAcanthaceae  – acanthacées  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Acanthus L.  
                               Genus Andrographis Wall. ex Nees – false waterwillow 
                               Genus Anisacanthus Nees – desert honeysuckle 
                               Genus Aphelandra R. Br.  
                               Genus Asystasia Blume  
                               Genus Avicennia L. – black mangrove, mangrove 
                               Genus Barleria L. – Philippine violet 
                               Genus Barleriola Oerst.  
                               Genus Blechum P. Browne – blechum 
                               Genus Carlowrightia A. Gray – wrightwort 
                               Genus Crossandra Salisb.  
                               Genus Dicliptera Juss. – foldwing 
                               Genus Dyschoriste Nees – snakeherb 
                               Genus Elytraria Michx. – scalystem 
                               Genus Eranthemum L.  
                               Genus Graptophyllum Nees  
                               Genus Hemigraphis Nees  
                               Genus Henrya Nees ex Benth.  
                               Genus Holographis Nees  
                               Genus Hygrophila R. Br. – swampweed 
                               Genus Hypoestes Sol. ex R. Br.  
                               Genus Justicia L. – water-willow 
                               Genus Lepidagathis Willd.  
                               Genus Megaskepasma Lindau – Brazilian red-cloak 
                               Genus Nelsonia R. Br.  
                               Genus Nomaphila Blume  
                               Genus Odontonema Nees – toothedthread 
                               Genus Oplonia Raf.  
                               Genus Pachystachys Nees  
                               Genus Pseuderanthemum Radlk.  
                               Genus Ruellia L. – wild petunia 
                               Genus Sanchezia Ruiz & Pav.  
                               Genus Siphonoglossa Oerst. – tubetongue, tube tongue 
                               Genus Stenandrium Nees – shaggytuft 
                               Genus Strobilanthes Blume  
                               Genus Teliostachya Nees  
                               Genus Tetramerium Nees  
                               Genus Thunbergia Retz.  
                               Genus Yeatesia Small – bractspike 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: acanthacées[French]   
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at   
  Reference for: Acanthaceae   
  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: Acanthaceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Acanthaceae   
  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: Acanthaceae   
  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: Acanthaceae   
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