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Antennaria alpina  (L.) Gaertn.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36719

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Antennaria atriceps Fernald
    Antennaria friesiana ssp. compacta (Malte) Hultén
    Antennaria pallida E.E. Nelson
    Antennaria stolonifera A.E. Porsild
    Antennaria subcanescens Ostenf. ex Malte
    Antennaria arenicola Malte
    Antennaria bayardii Fernald
    Antennaria boecheriana A.E. Porsild
    Antennaria borealis Greene
    Antennaria brevistyla Fernald
    Antennaria brunnescens Fernald
    Antennaria cana (Fernald & Wiegand) Fernald
    Antennaria canescens (Lange) Malte
    Antennaria canescens var. pseudoporsildii Böcher
    Antennaria columnaris Fernald
    Antennaria confusa Fernald
    Antennaria foggii Fernald
    Antennaria groenlandica A.E. Porsild
    Antennaria hansii Kern.
    Antennaria labradorica Nutt.
    Antennaria longii Fernald
    Antennaria rousseaui Porsild
    Antennaria sornborgeri Fernald
    Antennaria ungavensis (Fernald) Malte
    Antennaria vexillifera Fernald
    Antennaria alpina var. canescens (Lange) Trautv.
    Antennaria alpina var. stolonifera (A.E. Porsild) S.L. Welsh
    Antennaria alpina var. ungavensis Fernald
    Antennaria glabrata (J. Vahl) Greene
    Antennaria alpina var. glabrata J. Vahl
    Antennaria intermedia (Rosenv.) A.E. Porsild
    Antennaria alpina var. intermedia Rosenv.
    Antennaria compacta Malte
    Antennaria crymophila A.E. Porsild
    Antennaria alpina var. compacta (Malte) S.L. Welsh
    Antennaria wiegandii Fernald
    Antennaria porsildii Ekman
    Antennaria canescens ssp. porsildii (Ekman) A. Löve & D. Löve
    Antennaria pedunculata A.E. Porsild
    Gnaphalium alpinum L.
    Antennaria media ssp. compacta (Malte) Chmiel.
  Common Name(s): alpine pussytoes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                               GenusAntennaria Gaertn. – pussytoes  
                                  SpeciesAntennaria alpina (L.) Gaertn. – alpine pussytoes  

  Expert: Randall J. Bayer  
  Notes: R.J. Bayer, Professor and Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Memphis, 3774 Walker Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152, USA   
  Reference for: Antennaria alpina    
  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: Antennaria alpina   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Antennaria alpina   
  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: Antennaria alpina   
  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: Antennaria alpina   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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