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Pectis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38170

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): chinchweed [English]
    fetid marigold [English]
    cinchweed [English]
    fetidmarigold [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  
                               GenusPectis L. – chinchweed, fetid marigold, cinchweed, fetidmarigold  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Pectis angustifolia Torr. – lemonscent, narrowleaf pectis 
                                  Species Pectis carthusianorum Less. – Caribbean chinchweed, Caribbean cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis ciliaris L. – donkeyweed 
                                  Species Pectis coulteri Harv. & A. Gray – Coulter's cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis cylindrica (Fernald) Rydb. – Sonoran chinchweed, Sonoran cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis elongata Kunth – tropical chinchweed, tropical cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis filipes Harv. & A. Gray – fivebract chinchweed, fivebract cinchweed, five-bract cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis X floridana Keil – hybrid Florida cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis glaucescens (Cass.) Keil – sanddune chinchweed, sanddune cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis humifusa Sw. – yerba de San Juan 
                                  Species Pectis imberbis A. Gray – beardless chinchweed, beardless cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis linearifolia Urb. – Florida chinchweed, Florida cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis linearis Llave – West Indian chinchweed, West Indian cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis linifolia L. – romero macho, narrowleaf lemonweed 
                                  Species Pectis longipes A. Gray – longstalk chinchweed, mat cinchweed, longstalk cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis papposa Harv. & A. Gray – manybristle chinchweed, cinchweed, manybristle cinchweed, cinchweed fetidmarigold 
                                  Species Pectis prostrata Cav. – spreading chinchweed, spreading cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis rusbyi Greene ex A. Gray – Rusby's chinchweed, Rusby's cinchweed 
                                  Species Pectis tenuicaulis Urb. – island chinchweed, island cinchweed 

  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: Pectis    
  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: Pectis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pectis   
  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: Pectis   
  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: Pectis   
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