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Taxonomic Serial No.: 43190

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Geosiridaceae
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Alophia Herb. – alophia 
                               Genus Aristea Aiton – aristea 
                               Genus Calydorea Herb. – violet-lily 
                               Genus Chasmanthe N.E. Br. – African cornflag 
                               Genus Crocosmia Planch. – crocosmia 
                               Genus Crocus L. – crocus 
                               Genus Eleutherine Herb. – eleutherine 
                               Genus Freesia Eckl. ex Klatt – freesia 
                               Genus Gelasine Herb.  
                               Genus Gladiolus L. – gladiolus 
                               Genus Herbertia Sweet – herbertia 
                               Genus Homeria Vent. – Cape tulip 
                               Genus Iris L. – iris 
                               Genus Ixia L. – African cornlily 
                               Genus Libertia Spreng. – libertia 
                               Genus Moraea Mill.  
                               Genus Nemastylis Nutt. – nemastylis, pleatleaf 
                               Genus Neomarica Sprague – neomarica 
                               Genus Olsynium Raf. – olsynium, grasswidow 
                               Genus Romulea Maratti – romulea 
                               Genus Sisyrinchium L. – blueeyed grass, blue-eyed grass 
                               Genus Sparaxis Ker Gawl. – wandflower 
                               Genus Tigridia Juss. – peacock flower 
                               Genus Trimezia Salisb. ex Herb. – trimezia 
                               Genus Watsonia Mill. – bugle-lily 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at   
  Reference for: Iridaceae   
  Source: Iridaceae 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: Iridaceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Iridaceae   
  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: Iridaceae   
  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: Iridaceae   
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