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Artemisia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 35431

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): sagebrush [English]
 
    wormwood
 
    sagewort
 
       
  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   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderAsterales   
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusArtemisia L. – sagebrush, wormwood, sagewort  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Artemisia abrotanum L. – southernwood 
                                  Species Artemisia absinthium L. – absinthium, absinth wormwood, absinth sagewort, common sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia alaskana Rydb. – Alaska wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia aleutica Hultén – Aleutian wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia alpina Pall. ex Willd.  
                                  Species Artemisia annua L. – sweet sagewort, annual wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia arbuscula Nutt. – little sagebrush, low sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia argentea L'Hér.  
                                  Species Artemisia aucheri Boiss.  
                                  Species Artemisia australis Less. – Oahu wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia biennis Willd. – biennial wormwood, biennial sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia bigelovii A. Gray – Bigelow sage, Bigelow sagebrush, Bigelow's sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia borealis Pall. – field sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia californica Less. – coastal sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia campestris L. – Pacific wormwood, wormwood sagewort, common sagewort, field sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia cana Pursh – silver sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia carruthii Alph. Wood ex Carruth. – Carruth's sagewort, Carruth's sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia chamaemelifolia Vill.  
                                  Species Artemisia cina O. Berg & C.F. Schmidt – santonica 
                                  Species Artemisia douglasiana Besser – Douglas' sagewort, Douglas' mugwort 
                                  Species Artemisia dracunculus L. – tarragon, green sagewort, wormwood, false tarragon, silky wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia filifolia Torr. – sand sagebrush, sandhill sage, silvery wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia franserioides Greene – ragweed sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia frigida Willd. – prairie sagewort, fringed sagewort, fringed sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia furcata M. Bieb. – forked wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia globularia Cham. ex Besser – purple wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia glomerata Ledeb. – Pacific alpine wormwood, cudweed sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia gmelinii Webb ex Stechmann – Gmelin's wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia gorgonum Webb  
                                  Species Artemisia herba-alba Asso – white wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia kauaiensis (Skottsb.) Skottsb. – Kauai wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia krushiana Bess – Krush's wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia laciniata Willd. – Siberian wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia longifolia Nutt. – longleaf wormwood, longleaf sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. – white sagebrush, cudweed sagewort, Louisiana sagewort, gray sagewort, Louisiana wormwood, mugwort wormwood, prairie sage 
                                  Species Artemisia maritima L. – sea wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia mauiensis (A. Gray) Skottsb. – Maui wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia michauxiana Besser – Michaux's wormwood, Michaux's sagebrush, Michaux's sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia nesiotica P.H. Raven – island sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia norvegica Fr. – Norway sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia nova A. Nelson – black sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia packardiae J.W. Grimes & Ertter – Packard's wormwood, Succor Creek sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia palmeri A. Gray – San Diego sagewort 
                                  Species Artemisia papposa S.F. Blake & Cronquist – Owyhee sage, Owyhee sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia pattersonii A. Gray – Patterson's wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia pedatifida Nutt. – birdfoot sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia pontica L. – Roman wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia porteri Cronquist – Porter's wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia pycnocephala (Less.) DC. – beach wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia pygmaea A. Gray – pygmy sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia rigida (Nutt.) A. Gray – scabland sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia rothrockii A. Gray – timberline sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia rupestris L. – rock wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia scoparia Waldst. & Kit. – redstem wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia scopulorum A. Gray – alpine sagebrush, dwarf sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia senjavinensis Besser – arctic wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia serrata Nutt. – sawtooth wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia spiciformis Osterh. – big sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia stelleriana Besser – oldwoman 
                                  Species Artemisia suksdorfii Piper – coastal wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia thuscula Cav.  
                                  Species Artemisia tilesii Ledeb. – Tilesius' wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt. – big sagebrush, big sagebush 
                                  Species Artemisia tripartita Rydb. – threetip sagebrush 
                                  Species Artemisia umbelliformis Lam. – Alps wormwood 
                                  Species Artemisia vulgaris L. – common wormwood, hierba de San Juan, mugwort, artemisia 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Leila M. Shultz  
  Notes: Leila M. Shultz. Professor Emeritus. Floristics Lab, College of Natural Resources, Utah State University, Logan UT 84322-5230, USA   
  Reference for: Artemisia    
       
  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) (http://www.compositae.org/) through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Artemisia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Artemisia   
       
  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: Artemisia   
       
  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: Artemisia   
       
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