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Trillium  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 43054

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Common Name(s): trillium [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  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   
                            FamilyMelanthiaceae   
                               GenusTrillium L. – trillium  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Trillium albidum J.D. Freeman – giant white wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium angustipetalum (Torr.) J.D. Freeman – narrowpetal wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium catesbaei Elliott – bashful wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium cernuum L. – whip-poor-will-flower, whip-poor-will flower 
                                  Species Trillium chloropetalum (Torr.) Howell – giant wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium cuneatum Raf. – little sweet Betsy 
                                  Species Trillium decipiens J.D. Freeman – Chattahoochee River wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium decumbens Harb. – trailing wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium discolor Wray ex Hook. – mottled wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium erectum L. – red trillium 
                                  Species Trillium flexipes Raf. – nodding wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium foetidissimum J.D. Freeman – Mississippi River wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium gracile J.D. Freeman – Sabine River wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium grandiflorum (Michx.) Salisb. – snow trillium, white trillium, great white trillium, white wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium kurabayashii J.D. Freeman – giant purple wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium lancifolium Raf. – lanceleaf wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium ludovicianum Harb. – Louisiana wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium luteum (Muhl.) Harb. – yellow wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium maculatum Raf. – spotted wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium nivale Riddell – snow trillium, dwarf white trillium, dwarf white wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium oostingii Gaddy – Oosting's trillium 
                                  Species Trillium ovatum Pursh – Pacific trillium 
                                  Species Trillium parviflorum V.G. Soukup – smallflower wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium persistens Duncan – persistent trillium, persistent wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium petiolatum Pursh – Idaho trillium 
                                  Species Trillium pusillum Michx. – dwarf wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium recurvatum Beck – prairie trillium, bloody butcher 
                                  Species Trillium reliquum J.D. Freeman – relict trillium, Confederate wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium rugelii Rendle – illscented wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium sessile L. – toadshade 
                                  Species Trillium simile Gleason – jeweled wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium stamineum Harb. – Blue Ridge wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium sulcatum T.S. Patrick – furrowed wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium texanum Buckley – Texas wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium underwoodii Small – longbract wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium undulatum Willd. – painted trillium 
                                  Species Trillium vaseyi Harb. – sweet wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium viride Beck – wood wakerobin 
                                  Species Trillium viridescens Nutt. – tapertip wakerobin 
       

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