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Balsamorhiza  Nutt.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36806

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): balsamroot [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  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  
                               GenusBalsamorhiza Nutt. – balsamroot  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Balsamorhiza X bonseri H. St. John (pro sp.) – Bonser's balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza careyana A. Gray – Carey's balsamroot, intermediate balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza deltoidea Nutt. – deltoid balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza hispidula Sharp – hairy balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza hookeri (Hook.) Nutt. – Hooker's balsamroot, hairy balsamroot, rabbithead balsamroot, neglected balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza incana Nutt. – hoary balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza lanata (Sharp) W.A. Weber – lanate balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza macrolepis Sharp – California balsamroot, silvery balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza macrophylla Nutt. – cutleaf balsamroot, Idaho balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza rosea A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr. – rosy balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza sagittata (Pursh) Nutt. – arrowleaf balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza sericea W.A. Weber – silky balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza serrata A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr. – serrate balsamroot, serrated balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza X terebinthacea (Hook.) Nutt. (pro sp.) – balsamroot 
                                  Species Balsamorhiza X tomentosa Rydb. (pro sp.) – tomentose balsamroot 

  Expert: William A. Weber  
  Notes: Professor Emeritus, University of Colorado Museum, CB 265, Boulder CO 80309, USA   
  Reference for: Balsamorhiza    
  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: Balsamorhiza   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Balsamorhiza   
  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: Balsamorhiza   
  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: Balsamorhiza   
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