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Chamaecrista  (L.) Moench
Taxonomic Serial No.: 500196

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): sensitive pea [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusChamaecrista (L.) Moench – sensitive pea  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Chamaecrista absus (L.) H.S. Irwin & Barneby – tropical sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista calycioides (DC. ex Collad.) Greene – woodland sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista chamaecristoides (Collad.) Greene – beach sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista deeringiana Small & Pennell – Florida Keys sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista desvauxii (Collad.) Killip  
                                  Species Chamaecrista dimidiata (Buch.-Ham. ex Roxb.) Lock  
                                  Species Chamaecrista diphylla (L.) Greene – twoleaf sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene – partridge pea, sleepingplant, showy partridgepea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista flexuosa (L.) Greene – Texas sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista glandulosa (L.) Greene – Jamaican broom 
                                  Species Chamaecrista greggii (A. Gray) Pollard ex A. Heller – Gregg's sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista lineata (Sw.) Greene – narrowpod sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista mimosoides (L.) Greene – chamaecrista 
                                  Species Chamaecrista nictitans (L.) Moench – sensitive partridge pea, sensitive plant, partridge pea, partridge-pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista pilosa (L.) Greene – hairy sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista portoricensis (Urb.) O.F. Cook & G.N. Collins – Puerto Rico sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista ramosa (Vogel) H.S. Irwin & Barneby – savannah sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista rotundifolia (Pers.) Greene – roundleaf sensitive pea 
                                  Species Chamaecrista serpens (L.) Greene – slender sensitive pea, slender sensitive-pea 

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  Source: Fabaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Chamaecrista   
  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: Chamaecrista   
  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: Chamaecrista   
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