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Maianthemum stellatum  (L.) Link
Taxonomic Serial No.: 503656

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Smilacina liliacea (Greene) F.L. Wynd
    Smilacina sessilifolia Nutt. ex Baker
    Smilacina stellata (L.) Desf.
    Convallaria stellata L.
    Vagnera liliacea (Greene) Rydb.
    Vagnera sessilifolia (Nutt. ex Baker) Greene
    Vagnera stellata (L.) Morong
    Smilacina stellata var. crassa Vict.
    Smilacina stellata var. mollis Farw.
    Smilacina stellata var. sessilifolia (Baker) L.F. Hend.
    Smilacina stellata var. sylvatica Vict. & J.Rousseau
  Common Name(s): starry false lily of the valley [English]
    star-flower Solomon's-seal [English]
    star false Solomon's-seal [English]
    little false Solomon's-seal [English]
    starry false Solomon's-seal [English]
    false Solomon's seal [English]
    starry false Solomon's seal [English]
    starry Solomon's-seal [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                               GenusMaianthemum F.H. Wigg. – mayflower, beadruby, Solomon's-seal  
                                  SpeciesMaianthemum stellatum (L.) Link – starry false lily of the valley, star-flower Solomon's-seal, star false Solomon's-seal, little false Solomon's-seal, starry false Solomon's-seal, false Solomon's seal, starry false Solomon's seal, starry Solomon's-seal  

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  Source: Liliaceae s.l. 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: Maianthemum stellatum   
  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: Maianthemum stellatum   
  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: Maianthemum stellatum   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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