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Alismataceae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38890

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Limnocharitaceae
 
    Damasoniaceae
 
  Common Name(s): arrowhead [English]
 
    water-plantain [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderAlismatales   
                            FamilyAlismataceae  – arrowhead, water-plantain  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Alisma L. – waterplantain, water plantain 
                               Genus Astonia S.W.L. Jacobs  
                               Genus Baldellia Parl. – waterplantain 
                               Genus Burnatia Micheli  
                               Genus Caldesia Parl.  
                               Genus Damasonium Mill. – damasonium 
                               Genus Echinodorus Rich. & Engelm. ex A. Gray – burhead 
                               Genus Hydrocleys Rich. – hydrocleys 
                               Genus Limnocharis Humb. & Bonpl. – velvetleaf 
                               Genus Limnophyton Miq.  
                               Genus Luronium Raf.  
                               Genus Ranalisma Stapf  
                               Genus Sagittaria L. – arrowhead 
                               Genus Wiesneria Micheli  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Alismataceae of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Alismataceae   
       
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/   
  Reference for: Alismataceae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Alismataceae, arrowhead [English]   
       
  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: Alismataceae   
       
  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: Alismataceae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Haynes, Robert R., and C. Barre Hellquist / Flora of North America Editorial Committee (eds.)  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Alismataceae Ventenat: Water-plantain or Arrowhead Family   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 22: Magnoliophyta: Alismatidae, Arecidae, Commelinidae (in part), and Zingiberidae   
  Page(s): 7-25   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-513729-9   
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  Reference for: Alismataceae   
       

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