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Calochortus  Pursh
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42823

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): mariposa lily [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  
                         OrderLiliales   
                            FamilyLiliaceae   
                               GenusCalochortus Pursh – mariposa lily  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Calochortus albus Douglas ex Benth. – white fairy-lantern 
                                  Species Calochortus amabilis Purdy – Diogenes' lantern 
                                  Species Calochortus ambiguus (M.E. Jones) Ownbey – doubting mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus amoenus Greene – purple fairy-lantern 
                                  Species Calochortus apiculatus Baker – pointedtip mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus argillosus (Hoover) Zebell & P.L. Fiedl. – clay mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus aureus S. Watson – golden mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus bruneaunis A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr. – Bruneau mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus catalinae S. Watson – Santa Catalina mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus clavatus S. Watson – clubhair mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus coeruleus (Kellogg) S. Watson – beavertail grass 
                                  Species Calochortus concolor (Baker) Purdy – goldenbowl mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus coxii M.R. Godfrey & Callahan – Cox's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus dunnii Purdy – Dunn's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus elegans Pursh – elegant mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus eurycarpus S. Watson – bigpod mariposa lily, white mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus excavatus Greene – Inyo County star-tulip, Inyo mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus flexuosus S. Watson – weakstem mariposa lily, straggling mariposa lily, winding mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus greenei S. Watson – Greene's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus gunnisonii S. Watson – Gunnison mariposa lily, Gunnison's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus howellii S. Watson – Howell's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus indecorus Ownbey & M. Peck – Sexton Mountain mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus invenustus Greene – plain mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus kennedyi Porter – red mariposa lily, desert mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus leichtlinii Hook. f. – Leichtlin's mariposa lily, smokey mariposa 
                                  Species Calochortus longebarbatus S. Watson – longbeard mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus luteus Douglas ex Lindl. – yellow mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus lyallii Baker – Lyall's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus macrocarpus Douglas – greenband mariposa lily, sagebrush mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus minimus Ownbey – Sierra mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus monanthus Ownbey – Shasta River mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus monophyllus (Lindl.) Lem. – yellow star-tulip 
                                  Species Calochortus nitidus Douglas – broadfruit mariposa, broadfruit mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus nudus S. Watson – naked mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus nuttallii Torr. & A. Gray – sego-lily, sego lily 
                                  Species Calochortus obispoensis Lemmon – San Luis mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus palmeri S. Watson – Palmer's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus panamintensis (Ownbey) Reveal – Panamint Mountain mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus persistens Ownbey – Siskiyou mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus plummerae Greene – Plummer's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus pulchellus Douglas ex Benth. – Mount Diablo fairy-lantern 
                                  Species Calochortus raichei Farwig & V. Girard – Cedars mariposa lily, The Cedars globe-lily 
                                  Species Calochortus simulans (Hoover) Munz – San Luis Obispo mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus splendens Douglas ex Benth. – desert senna, splendid mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus striatus Parish – alkali mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus subalpinus Piper – subalpine mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus superbus Purdy ex J.T. Howell – yellow mariposa 
                                  Species Calochortus tiburonensis A.J. Hill – Tiburon mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus tolmiei Hook. & Arn. – Tolmie star-tulip 
                                  Species Calochortus umbellatus Alph. Wood – Oakland mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus umpquaensis Fredricks – Umpqua mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus uniflorus Hook. & Arn. – Monterey mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus venustus Douglas ex Benth. – butterfly mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus vestae Purdy – coast range mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus weedii Alph. Wood – Weed's mariposa lily 
                                  Species Calochortus westonii Eastw. – Shirley Meadows mariposa lily 
       

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  Source: Liliaceae s.l. 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: Calochortus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Calochortus   
       
  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: Calochortus   
       
  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: Calochortus   
       
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