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Vernonia  Schreb.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38615

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): ironweed [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  
                               GenusVernonia Schreb. – ironweed  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Vernonia acaulis (Walter) Gleason – stemless ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia angustifolia Michx. – tall ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia anthelmintica (L.) Willd. – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia arkansana DC. – Arkansas ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia baldwinii Torr. – Baldwin's ironweed, interior ironweed, western ironweed, ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia blodgettii Small – Florida ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X concinna Gleason (pro sp.) – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X dissimilis Gleason (pro sp.) – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia fasciculata Michx. – prairie ironweed, western ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia flaccidifolia Small – Tennessee ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia galamensis (Cass.) Less. – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X georgiana Bartlett (pro sp.) – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia gigantea (Walter) Trel. – giant ironweed, tall ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia glauca (L.) Willd. – broadleaf ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X guadalupensis A. Heller (pro sp.) – Guadalupe ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X illinoensis Gleason – Illinois ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia larseniae B.L. King & S.B. Jones – Larsen's ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia lettermannii Engelm. ex A. Gray – narrowleaf ironweed, slimleaf ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia lindheimeri A. Gray & Engelm. – woolly ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia marginata (Torr.) Raf. – plains ironweed, ironplant 
                                  Species Vernonia missurica Raf. – Missouri ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia noveboracensis (L.) Michx. – New York ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X peralta Daniels – ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia pulchella Small – Georgia ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X recurva Gleason (pro sp.)  
                                  Species Vernonia texana (A. Gray) Small – Texas ironweed 
                                  Species Vernonia X vulturina Shinners (pro sp.) – ironweed 

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