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Agoseris  Raf.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36485

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): agoseris [English]
    mountain dandelion [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                               GenusAgoseris Raf. – agoseris, mountain dandelion  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesAgoseris X agrestis Osterh. (pro sp.) – pale agoseris 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris apargioides (Less.) Greene – woolly goat chicory 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris aurantiaca (Hook.) Greene – orange agoseris, orange-flowered false-dandelion 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris X dasycarpa Greene  
                                  SpeciesAgoseris X elata (Nutt.) Greene (pro sp.) – tall agoseris 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris glauca (Pursh) Raf. – pale agoseris, prairie dandelion, pale dandelion 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris grandiflora (Nutt.) Greene – bigflower agoseris, shortbeak agoseris 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris heterophylla (Nutt.) Greene – annual agoseris, annual goatsbeard, mountain dandelion 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris monticola Greene – pale agoseris 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris parviflora (Nutt.) Greene – Steppe agoseris, false agoseris 
                                  SpeciesAgoseris retrorsa (Benth.) Greene – spearleaf agoseris 

  Expert: Gary I. Baird   
  Notes: Curator, Herbarium (RICK), Biology Department, Brigham Young University-Idaho, 525 S. Center Street, Rexburg, ID 83460-1100, USA   
  Reference for: Agoseris    
  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: Agoseris   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Agoseris   
  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: Agoseris   
  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: Agoseris   
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