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Asparagaceae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 810124

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Agavaceae
 
    Anemarrhenaceae
 
    Anthericaceae
 
    Aphyllanthaceae
 
    Aspidistraceae
 
    Behniaceae
 
    Chlorogalaceae
 
    Convallariaceae
 
    Dracaenaceae
 
    Eriospermaceae
 
    Eucomidaceae
 
    Eustrephaceae
 
    Funkiaceae
 
    Hemiphylacaceae
 
    Herreriaceae
 
    Hesperocallidaceae
 
    Hostaceae
 
    Hyacinthaceae
 
    Lachenaliaceae
 
    Laxmanniaceae
 
    Lomandraceae
 
    Nolinaceae
 
    Ophiopogonaceae
 
    Ornithogalaceae
 
    Peliosanthaceae
 
    Polygonataceae
 
    Ruscaceae
 
    Sansevieriaceae
 
    Scillaceae
 
    Themidaceae
 
    Tupistraceae
 
    Yuccaceae
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderAsparagales   
                            FamilyAsparagaceae   
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Agave L. – agave, agave species 
                               Genus Androstephium Torr. – funnellily, funnel lily 
                               Genus Anthericum L.  
                               Genus Arthropodium R. Br. – rock lily 
                               Genus Asparagus L. – asparagus 
                               Genus Beaucarnea Lem. – bottle-palm 
                               Genus Bloomeria Kellogg – goldenstar 
                               Genus Brodiaea Sm. – brodiaea 
                               Genus Camassia Lindl. – camas 
                               Genus Chionodoxa Boiss. – chionodoxa 
                               Genus Chlorogalum Kunth – soapplant 
                               Genus Chlorophytum Ker Gawl. – chlorophytum 
                               Genus Convallaria L. – lily of the valley, convallaria 
                               Genus Cordyline Comm. ex R. Br. – cordyline 
                               Genus Dasylirion Zucc. – sotol 
                               Genus Dichelostemma Kunth – snakelily 
                               Genus Dracaena L. – dracaena 
                               Genus Drimia Jacq. ex Willd.  
                               Genus Echeandia Ortega – echeandia 
                               Genus Furcraea Vent. – furcraea 
                               Genus Hastingsia S. Watson – rushlily 
                               Genus Hesperaloe Engelm. – falseyucca, false yucca 
                               Genus Hesperocallis A. Gray – desert lily 
                               Genus Hesperoyucca (Engelm.) Baker  
                               Genus Hosta Tratt. – plantain lily 
                               Genus Hyacinthoides Medik. – hyacinthoides 
                               Genus Hyacinthus L. – hyacinth 
                               Genus Lachenalia J. Jacq. ex Js. Murray – lachenalia 
                               Genus Leucocrinum Nutt. ex A. Gray – starlily 
                               Genus Liriope Lour. – lilyturf 
                               Genus Maianthemum F.H. Wigg. – mayflower, beadruby, Solomon's-seal 
                               Genus Manfreda Salisb. – tuberose 
                               Genus Milla Cav. – milla 
                               Genus Muscari Mill. – grapehyacinth, grape hyacinth 
                               Genus Nolina Michx. – beargrass 
                               Genus Ophiopogon Ker Gawl. – ophiopogon 
                               Genus Polianthes L. – polianthes 
                               Genus Polygonatum Mill. – Solomon's seal 
                               Genus Sansevieria Thunb. – sansevieria 
                               Genus Schoenolirion Torr. ex Durand – sunnybell 
                               Genus Scilla L. – scilla 
                               Genus Triteleia Douglas ex Lindl. – triplet lily, tripletlily, triteleia 
                               Genus Triteleiopsis Hoover – Baja lily, Bajalily 
                               Genus Yucca L. – yucca species, yucca 
       

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  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/   
  Reference for: Asparagaceae   
       
  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: Asparagaceae   
       
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