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Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum  (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom
Taxonomic Serial No.: 566344

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Variety  
  Synonym(s): Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray
    Aster occidentalis var. delectabilis (H.M. Hall) Ferris
    Aster delectabilis H.M. Hall
    Aster occidentalis var. fremontii (Torr. & A. Gray) A.G. Jones
    Aster ascendens var. fremontii Torr. & A. Gray
    Aster fremonti (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray
    Aster occidentalis var. occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray
    Aster occidentalis var. parishii (A. Gray) Ferris
    Aster fremontii var. parishii A. Gray
    Aster fremontii (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray
    Aster spathulatus Lindl.
    Tripolium occidentale Nutt.
    Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. fremontii (Torr. & A. Gray) G.L. Nesom
  Common Name(s): western mountain aster [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  
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusSymphyotrichum Nees – aster  
                                  SpeciesSymphyotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom – western mountain aster  
                                     VarietySymphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom – western mountain aster  

  Expert: John C. Semple  
  Notes: Director of the WAT Herbarium, Professor in the Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1   
  Reference for: Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Asteraceae of North America Update, database (version 2010.5.13)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Update coordinated by the International Compositae Alliance (TICA) ( through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum   
  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: Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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