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Townsendia  Hook.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38536

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Townsend daisy [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  
                               GenusTownsendia Hook. – Townsend daisy, townsendia  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Townsendia annua Beaman – annual Townsend daisy, annual Townsend-daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia aprica S.L. Welsh & Reveal – last chance Townsend daisy, Last Chance townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia condensata Parry ex A. Gray – cushion Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia eximia A. Gray – tall Townsend daisy, tall townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia exscapa (Richardson) Porter – stemless Townsend daisy, stemless townsend-daisy, stemless townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia fendleri A. Gray – Fendler's Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia florifer (Hook.) A. Gray – showy Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia formosa Greene – smooth Townsend daisy, smooth townsend-daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia glabella A. Gray – Gray's Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia grandiflora Nutt. – largeflower Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia gypsophila T.K. Lowrey & P.J. Knight – gypsum-loving Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia hookeri Beaman – Hooker's Townsend daisy, Hooker's townsendia, Hooker's townsend-daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia incana Nutt. – hoary Townsend daisy, hoary townsend-daisy, hoary townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia jonesii (Beaman) Reveal – Jones' Townsend daisy, Jones' townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia leptotes (A. Gray) Osterh. – common Townsend daisy, common townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia mensana M.E. Jones – table Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia microcephala Dorn – smallheaded Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia minima Eastw. – Wyoming Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia montana M.E. Jones – Wyoming Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia parryi D.C. Eaton – Parry's Townsend daisy, Parry's townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia rothrockii A. Gray ex Rothr. – Rothrock's Townsend daisy, Rothrock's townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia scapigera D.C. Eaton – tufted Townsend daisy, ground townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia smithii L.M. Shultz & A.H. Holmgren – Black Rock Townsend daisy, Black Rock townsend-daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia spathulata Nutt. – sword Townsend daisy 
                                  Species Townsendia strigosa Nutt. – hairy Townsend daisy, hairy Townsend-daisy, hairy townsendia 
                                  Species Townsendia texensis Larsen – Texas Townsend daisy, Texas townsendia 

  Expert: John L. Strother  
  Notes: University Herbarium, University of California, 1001 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. #2465, Berkeley, CA 94720-2465, USA   
  Reference for: Townsendia    
  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: Townsendia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Townsendia   
  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: Townsendia   
  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: Townsendia   
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  Comment: magnoliophyta  
    Apparently a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) insect genus Townsendia Williston, 1895 (TSN 132548)  



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