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Achillea  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 35422

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): yarrow [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusAchillea L. – yarrow  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Achillea aegyptiaca L.  
                                  Species Achillea ageratifolia (Sm.) Boiss. – yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea ageratum L. – sweet-Nancy, sweet yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea alpina L. – Chinese yarrow, Siberian yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea biserrata M. Bieb.  
                                  Species Achillea cartilaginea Ledeb. ex Rchb.  
                                  Species Achillea chrysocoma Friv.  
                                  Species Achillea clavennae L.  
                                  Species Achillea clusiana Tausch  
                                  Species Achillea clypeolata Sm.  
                                  Species Achillea collina Becker ex Rchb.  
                                  Species Achillea conferta DC.  
                                  Species Achillea crithmifolia Waldst. & Kit.  
                                  Species Achillea distans Waldst. & Kit. ex Willd. – Alps yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea erba-rotta All.  
                                  Species Achillea filipendulina Lam. – fernleaf yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea grandifolia Friv.  
                                  Species Achillea impatiens L.  
                                  Species Achillea ligustica All. – Ligurian yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea lingulata Waldst. & Kit.  
                                  Species Achillea macrocephala Rupr.  
                                  Species Achillea macrophylla L.  
                                  Species Achillea millefolium L. – common yarrow, milenrama, milfoil, western yarrow, bloodwort, carpenter's weed, hierba de las cortaduras, plumajillo, yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea nobilis L. – noble yarrow 
                                  Species Achillea odorata L.  
                                  Species Achillea pannonica Scheele  
                                  Species Achillea ptarmica L. – sneezeweed 
                                  Species Achillea pyrenaica Sibth. ex Godr.  
                                  Species Achillea setacea Waldst. & Kit.  
                                  Species Achillea umbellata Sm.  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Asteraceae of North America Update, database (version 2010.5.13)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Update coordinated by the International Compositae Alliance (TICA) ( through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Achillea, yarrow [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Achillea   
  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: Achillea   
  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: Achillea   
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