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Sideroxylon  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 500559

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Bumelia Sw.
    Dipholis A. DC.
    Mastichodendron (Engl.) H.J. Lam
    Planchonella Pierre
    Sapota Mill.
  Common Name(s): bumelia [English]
    bully [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  
                            FamilySapotaceae  – sapodillas, sapotes  
                               GenusSideroxylon L. – bumelia, bully  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sideroxylon alachuense L.C. Anderson – Alachua bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon celastrinum (Kunth) T.D. Penn. – bumelia, saffron plum 
                                  Species Sideroxylon cubense (Griseb.) T.D. Penn. – espejuelo 
                                  Species Sideroxylon foetidissimum Jacq. – false mastic 
                                  Species Sideroxylon lanuginosum Michx. – gum bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon lycioides L. – buckthorn bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon macrocarpum (Nutt.) J.R. Allison – large-fruited bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon obovatum Lam. – breakbill 
                                  Species Sideroxylon persimile (Hemsl.) T.D. Penn.  
                                  Species Sideroxylon portoricense Urb. – Puerto Rico bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon reclinatum Michx. – Florida bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon rufohirtum Herring & Judd – rufous Florida bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon salicifolium (L.) Lam. – white bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon tenax L. – tough bully 
                                  Species Sideroxylon thornei (Cronquist) T.D. Penn. – Georgia bully 

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  Source: Sapotaceae 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: Sideroxylon   
  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: Sideroxylon   
  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: Sideroxylon   
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