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Stephanomeria  Nutt.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38442

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): wirelettuce [English]
    wire lettuce
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                               GenusStephanomeria Nutt. – wirelettuce, wire lettuce  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Stephanomeria cichoriacea A. Gray – chicoryleaf wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria diegensis Gottlieb – wreathplant 
                                  Species Stephanomeria elata Nutt. – Santa Barbara wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria exigua Nutt. – small wirelettuce, wire lettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria fluminea Gottlieb – Teton wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria lactucina A. Gray – lettuce wirelettuce, creeping wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria malheurensis Gottlieb – Malheur wirelettuce, Malheur wire lettuce, Malheur wire-lettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria paniculata Nutt. – tufted wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria parryi A. Gray – Parry's wirelettuce, Parry's wire lettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria pauciflora (Torr.) A. Nelson – brownplume wirelettuce, skeletonweed, wire-lettuce, wire lettuce, fewflower wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria runcinata Nutt. – desert wirelettuce, flowering-straw 
                                  Species Stephanomeria tenuifolia (Raf.) H.M. Hall – narrowleaf wirelettuce, Uinta wirelettuce, lesser wirelettuce, Wright's wirelettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria thurberi A. Gray – Thurber's wirelettuce, Thurber's wire lettuce 
                                  Species Stephanomeria virgata Benth. – rod wirelettuce, tall wirelettuce 

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