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Balsamorhiza hookeri  (Hook.) Nutt.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36811

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Balsamorhiza hirsuta Nutt.
    Balsamorhiza macrolepis var. platylepis (Sharp) Ferris
    Balsamorhiza hookeri var. hirsuta (Nutt.) A. Nelson
    Balsamorhiza hookeri var. hookeri (Hook.) Nutt.
    Balsamorhiza hookeri var. lagocephala (Sharp) Cronquist
    Balsamorhiza hirsuta var. lagocephala Sharp
    Balsamorhiza hookeri var. neglecta (Sharp) Cronquist
    Balsamorhiza hirsuta var. neglecta Sharp
    Balsamorhiza platylepis Sharp
    Balsamorhiza hookeri var. platylepis (Sharp) Cronquist
  Common Name(s): Hooker's balsamroot [English]
    hairy balsamroot [English]
    rabbithead balsamroot [English]
    neglected balsamroot [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  
                               GenusBalsamorhiza Nutt. – balsamroot  
                                  SpeciesBalsamorhiza hookeri (Hook.) Nutt. – Hooker's balsamroot, hairy balsamroot, rabbithead balsamroot, neglected balsamroot  

  Expert: William A. Weber  
  Notes: Professor Emeritus, University of Colorado Museum, CB 265, Boulder CO 80309, USA   
  Reference for: Balsamorhiza hookeri    
  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 hookeri   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Balsamorhiza hookeri   
  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 hookeri   
  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 hookeri   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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