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Tetradymia  DC.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38491

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): horsebrush [English]
 
    tetradymia
 
       
  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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderAsteranae   
                         OrderAsterales   
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusTetradymia DC. – horsebrush, tetradymia  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Tetradymia argyraea Munz & Roos – striped cottonthorn, striped horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia axillaris A. Nelson – longspine horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia canescens DC. – spineless horsebrush, gray horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia comosa A. Gray – hairy horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia filifolia Greene – threadleaf horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia glabrata Torr. & A. Gray – littleleaf horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia nuttallii Torr. & A. Gray – Nuttall's horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia spinosa Hook. & Arn. – shortspine horsebrush, spiny horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia stenolepis Greene – Mojave cottonthorn, Mojave horsebrush 
                                  Species Tetradymia tetrameres (S.F. Blake) Strother – fourpart horsebrush, four-part horsebrush 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Pieter B. Pelser  
  Notes: Lecturer in Plant Systematics and Director Univ. of Canterbury Herbarium (CANU), University of Canterbury, Biological Sciences, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand   
  Reference for: Tetradymia    
       
  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) (http://www.compositae.org/) through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Tetradymia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Tetradymia   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Tetradymia   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Tetradymia   
       
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