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Pluchea  Cass.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36060

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): camphorweed [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  
                               GenusPluchea Cass. – camphorweed, pluchea  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Pluchea baccharis (Mill.) Pruski – rosy camphorweed 
                                  Species Pluchea camphorata (L) DC – camphor pluchea, camphor weed 
                                  Species Pluchea carolinensis (Jacq.) G. Don – cure for all 
                                  Species Pluchea foetida (L) DC – stinking camphorweed 
                                  Species Pluchea indica (L.) Less. – Indian camphorweed, Indian fleabane, Indian pluchea 
                                  Species Pluchea longifolia Nash – longleaf camphorweed 
                                  Species Pluchea odorata (L.) Cass. – sweetscent, marsh fleabane 
                                  Species Pluchea sagittalis (Lam.) Cabrera – wingstem camphorweed 
                                  Species Pluchea salicifolia (Mill.) S.F. Blake – Mexican camphorweed 
                                  Species Pluchea sericea (Nutt.) Coville – arrowweed 
                                  Species Pluchea yucatanensis G.L. Nesom – Yucatan camphorweed 

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  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: Pluchea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pluchea   
  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: Pluchea   
  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: Pluchea   
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