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Frasera  Walter
Taxonomic Serial No.: 500286

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): elkweed
    green gentian [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  
                            FamilyGentianaceae  – gentians, gentianes  
                               GenusFrasera Walter – elkweed, green gentian  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Frasera albicaulis Douglas ex Griseb. – whitestem frasera, whitestem elkweed 
                                  Species Frasera albomarginata S. Watson – desert frasera, desert elkweed 
                                  Species Frasera caroliniensis Walter – American columbo 
                                  Species Frasera coloradensis (C.M. Rogers) D.M. Post – Colorado frasera 
                                  Species Frasera fastigiata (Pursh) A. Heller – clustered green gentian 
                                  Species Frasera gypsicola (Barneby) D.M. Post – Sunnyside frasera, Sunnyside elkweed 
                                  Species Frasera montana Mulford – white frasera 
                                  Species Frasera neglecta H.M. Hall – pine green gentian 
                                  Species Frasera paniculata Torr. – tufted frasera, tufted elkweed, Utah elkweed 
                                  Species Frasera parryi Torr. – Coahuila frasera 
                                  Species Frasera puberulenta Davidson – Inyo frasera, Inyo elkweed 
                                  Species Frasera speciosa Douglas ex Griseb. – elkweed, deer ears, green gentian, monument-plant, monument plant, showy frasera 
                                  Species Frasera tubulosa Coville – Kern frasera 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Gentianaceae and Loganiaceae 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: Frasera   
  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: Frasera   
  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: Frasera   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Struwe, Lena, J. W. Kadereit, J. Klackenberg, et al. / Struwe, Lena, and Victor A. Albert, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematics, character evolution, and biogeography of Gentianaceae, including a new tribal and subtribal classification   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Gentianaceae: Systematics and Natural History   
  Page(s): 21-309   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-521-80999-1   
  Reference for: Frasera   

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