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Malaxis  Sol. ex Sw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 43639

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): addersmouth orchid [English]
    adder's-mouth orchid [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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyOrchidaceae  – orchids  
                               GenusMalaxis Sol. ex Sw. – addersmouth orchid, adder's-mouth orchid  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Malaxis abieticola Salazar & Soto Arenas – Arizona adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis bayardii Fernald – Bayard's adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis brachystachys (Rchb. f.) Kuntze – Huachuca adder's-mouth 
                                  Species Malaxis ehrenbergii (Rchb. f.) Kuntze – Ehrenberg's adder's-mouth orchid, Ehrenberg's addersmouth orchid, Malaxis de Ehrenberg 
                                  Species Malaxis macrostachya (Lex.) Kuntze – Chiricahua addersmouth orchid, Chiricahua adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis major (Rchb. f.) León ex A.D. Hawkes – royal adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis massonii (Ridl.) Kuntze – Masson's adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis monophyllos (L.) Sw.  
                                  Species Malaxis paludosa (L.) Sw. – bog adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis porphyrea (Ridl.) Kuntze – Cochise adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis spicata Sw. – Florida adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis unifolia Michx. – Malaxis unifolia, green addersmouth orchid, green adder's-mouth orchid 
                                  Species Malaxis wendtii Salazar – Wendt's adder's-mouth orchid 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Malaxis   
  Source: Orchidaceae 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: Malaxis   
  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: Malaxis   
  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: Malaxis   
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