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Arctium minus  Bernh.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36546

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Lappa minor Hill
  Common Name(s): lesser burdock [English]
    lesser burrdock [English]
    burdock [English]
    small burdock [English]
    smaller burdock [English]
    bardane [French]
    beggar's button [English]
    common burdock [English]
    wild burdock [English]
    wild rhubarb [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               GenusArctium L. – burdock, burrdock  
                                  SpeciesArctium minus Bernh. – lesser burdock, lesser burrdock, burdock, small burdock, smaller burdock, bardane, beggar's button, common burdock, wild burdock, wild rhubarb  

  Expert: David J. Keil  
  Notes: Director, Curator, Robert F. Hoover Herbarium, Biological Sciences Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA   
  Reference for: Arctium minus    
  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: Arctium minus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Arctium minus   
  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: Arctium minus   
  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: Arctium minus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cohen-Jonathan, S., N. Galand, and J. Pothier  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: La Bardane : Arctium lappa = A. majus Bernh (Lappa major Gaer)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: La phytothérapie européenne, no. 19   
  Page(s): 22-24   
  Publisher: Méditions Carline   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1628-6847   
  Reference for: bardane[French]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Canada, Introduced  






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