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Lonicera  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 35281

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): honeysuckle [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  
                            FamilyCaprifoliaceae  – honeysuckle, chèvrefeuilles  
                               GenusLonicera L. – honeysuckle  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lonicera acuminata Wall.  
                                  Species Lonicera albiflora Torr. & A. Gray – white honeysuckle, western white honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera alpigena L. – alpine honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera arizonica Rehder – Arizona honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera X bella Zabel – bella honeysuckle, whitebell honeysuckle, Bell's honeysuckle, showy fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera caerulea L. – sweetberry honeysuckle, blue honeysuckle, fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera canadensis Bartram & W. Bartram ex Marshall – American fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera caprifolium L. – Italian woodbine 
                                  Species Lonicera chrysantha Turcz. ex Ledeb. – honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC. – orange honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera conjugialis Kellogg – purpleflower honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera demissa Rehder  
                                  Species Lonicera dioica L. – limber honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera etrusca Santi – Etruscan honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera ferdinandi Franch.  
                                  Species Lonicera flava Sims – yellow honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera floribunda Boiss. & Buhse  
                                  Species Lonicera fragrantissima Lindl. & Paxton – January jasmine, sweet breath-of-spring, sweet breath of spring 
                                  Species Lonicera gracilipes Miq.  
                                  Species Lonicera X heckrottii Rehder  
                                  Species Lonicera heterophylla Decne.  
                                  Species Lonicera hirsuta Eaton – hairy honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray – pink honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera interrupta Benth. – chaparral honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera involucrata (Richardson) Banks ex Spreng. – bearberry honeysuckle, twinberry honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera japonica Thunb. – Chinese honeysuckle, Japanese honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera korolkowii Stapf – blueleaf honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera maackii (Rupr.) Herder – Amur honeysuckle bush, Amur honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera maximowiczii (Rupr. ex Maxim.) Maxim.  
                                  Species Lonicera X minutiflora Zabel – smallflower honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera morrowii A. Gray – Morrow's honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera nervosa Maxim.  
                                  Species Lonicera nitida E.H. Wilson – box honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera X notha Zabel – honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera oblongifolia (Goldie) Hook. – swamp fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera periclymenum L. – European honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera pileata Oliv. – privet honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera praeflorens Batalin  
                                  Species Lonicera reticulata Raf. – grape honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera ruprechtiana Regel – Manchurian honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera saccata Rehder  
                                  Species Lonicera X salicifolia Dieck ex Zabel  
                                  Species Lonicera sempervirens L. – trumpet honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera standishii Jacques – Standish's honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera subspicata Hook. & Arn. – southern honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera tatarica L. – bush honeysuckle, Tatarian honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera tatsienensis Franch.  
                                  Species Lonicera utahensis S. Watson – Utah honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera villosa (Michx.) Schult. – mountain fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera X xylosteoides Tausch – fly honeysuckle 
                                  Species Lonicera xylosteum L. – dwarf honeysuckle 

  Reference for:    
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  Source: Caprifoliaceae s.l. and Adoxaceae 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: Lonicera   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lonicera   
  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: Lonicera   
  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: Lonicera   
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