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Sagittaria  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 38903

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lophotocarpus T. Durand
 
  Common Name(s): arrowhead [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   
       

 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  
                               GenusSagittaria L. – arrowhead  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sagittaria ambigua J.G. Sm. – Kansas arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria australis (J.G. Sm.) Small – longbeak arrowhead, Appalachian arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria brevirostra Mack. & Bush – short-beak arrowhead, shortbeak arrowhead, midwestern arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria cristata Engelm. – crested arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria cuneata E. Sheld. – sagittaire cunéaire, arum-leaf arrowhead, arumleaf arrowhead, nothern arrowhead, wapato, Sagittaria cuneaire 
                                  Species Sagittaria demersa J.G. Sm. – Chihuahuan arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria engelmanniana J.G. Sm. – Engelmann's arrowhead, acid-water arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria fasciculata E.O. Beal – bunched arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria filiformis J.G. Sm. – threadleaf arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria graminea Michx. – sagittaire à feuilles de graminées, grass-leaf arrowhead, grassy arrowhead, Sagittaire a feuilles de graminees 
                                  Species Sagittaria guayanensis Kunth – Guyanese arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria intermedia Micheli – intermediate arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria isoetiformis J.G. Sm. – quillwort arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria kurziana Glück – springtape 
                                  Species Sagittaria lancifolia L. – bulltongue, scythefruit arrowhead, bulltongue arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria latifolia Willd. – wapato, sagittaire latifoliée, broadleaf arrowhead, common arrowhead, duck-potato 
                                  Species Sagittaria longiloba Engelm. ex J.G. Sm. – long-barb arrowhead, longlobe arrowhead, longbarb arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria macrocarpa J.G. Sm.  
                                  Species Sagittaria montevidensis Cham. & Schltdl. – California arrowhead, giant arrowhead, Sagittaire spongieuse 
                                  Species Sagittaria papillosa Buchenau – nipplebract arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria platyphylla (Engelm.) J.G. Sm. – delta arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria rigida Pursh – sagittaire dressée, sessile-fruited arrowhead, sessilefruit arrowhead, Sagittaire dressee 
                                  Species Sagittaria sagittifolia L. – arrowhead, Hawaii arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria sanfordii Greene – valley arrowhead, Valley sagittaria 
                                  Species Sagittaria secundifolia Kral – Kral's water plantain, Kral's water-plantain, Little River arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria subulata (L.) Buchenau – awl-leaf arrowhead 
                                  Species Sagittaria teres S. Watson – slender arrowhead, quill-leaved sagittaria 
                                  Species Sagittaria trifolia L. – threeleaf arrowhead 
       

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

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