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Grindelia  Willd.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 37439

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Prionopsis Nutt.
  Common Name(s): gumweed [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                               GenusGrindelia Willd. – gumweed  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Grindelia adenodonta (Steyerm.) G.L. Nesom – Lonestar gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia arizonica A. Gray – Arizona gumweed, New Mexican gumweed, cutleaf gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia ciliata (Nutt.) Spreng. – Spanish gold 
                                  Species Grindelia decumbens Greene – reclined gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia fraxinipratensis Reveal & Beatley – Ash Meadows gumplant 
                                  Species Grindelia grandiflora Hook. – manyray gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia havardii Steyerm. – Havard's gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia hirsutula Hook. & Arn. – hairy gumweed, sharpleaf gumweed, bract gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia howellii Steyerm. – Howell's gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia integrifolia DC. – Puget Sound gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia lanceolata Nutt. – narrowleaf gumweed, Texan gumweed, spiny toothed gumweed, Gulf gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia microcephala DC. – littlehead gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia oolepis S.F. Blake – plains gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia oxylepis Greene – Mexican gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia pusilla (Steyerm.) G.L. Nesom – little gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia scabra Greene – rough gumweed 
                                  Species Grindelia squarrosa (Pursh) Dunal – curlycup gumweed, curlytop gumweed, gumweed, rosinweed, tarweed 
                                  Species Grindelia subalpina Greene – subalpine gumweed 

  Expert: John L. Strother  
  Notes: University Herbarium, University of California, 1001 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. #2465, Berkeley, CA 94720-2465, USA   
  Reference for: Grindelia    
  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: Grindelia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Grindelia   
  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: Grindelia   
  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: Grindelia   
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