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Acourtia  D. Don
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36452

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): desertpeony [English]
    desert peony [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  
                               GenusAcourtia D. Don – desertpeony, desert peony  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Acourtia formosa D. Don  
                                  Species Acourtia microcephala DC. – sacapellote 
                                  Species Acourtia nana (A. Gray) Reveal & King – dwarf desertpeony, desert holly 
                                  Species Acourtia runcinata (Lag. ex D. Don) B.L. Turner – featherleaf desertpeony 
                                  Species Acourtia thurberi (A. Gray) Reveal & King – Thurber's desertpeony 
                                  Species Acourtia wrightii (A. Gray) Reveal & King – brownfoot, pink perezzia, Wright's desertpeony 

  Expert: Beryl B. Simpson  
  Notes: Professor of Plant Systematics, Integrative Biology, 1 University Station A6700, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA   
  Reference for: Acourtia    
  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: Acourtia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Acourtia   
  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: Acourtia   
  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: Acourtia   
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