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Galium boreale  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 565204

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Galium boreale var. boreale L.
    Galium hyssopifolium Hoffm.
    Galium septentrionale Roem. & Schult.
    Galium strictum Torr.
    Galium boreale ssp. septentrionale (Roem. & Schult.) H. Hara
    Galium boreale ssp. septentrionale (Roem. & Schult.) Iltis
    Galium boreale var. hyssopifolium (Hoffm.) DC.
    Galium boreale var. intermedium DC.
    Galium boreale var. linearifolium Rydb.
    Galium boreale var. scabrum DC.
    Galium boreale var. typicum G. Beck
  Common Name(s): northern bedstraw [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                            FamilyRubiaceae  – madders, rubiacées  
                               GenusGalium L. – gaillet, bedstraw  
                                  SpeciesGalium boreale L. – northern bedstraw  

  Expert: Charlotte M. Taylor  
  Notes: Curator, Missouri Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 299, St. Lousis, Missouri, 63166-0299, USA   
  Reference for: Galium boreale    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Rubiaceae 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: Galium boreale   
  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: Galium boreale   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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