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Taxonomic Serial No.: 810131

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Amianthium A. Gray – amianthium 
                               Genus Anticlea Kunth – deathcamas, anticlea 
                               Genus Chamaelirium Willd. – chamaelirium 
                               Genus Helonias L. – helonias 
                               Genus Pseudotrillium S.B. Farmer – false trillium, pseudotrillium 
                               Genus Schoenocaulon A. Gray – feathershank 
                               Genus Stenanthium (A. Gray) Kunth – featherbells 
                               Genus Toxicoscordion Rydb. – deathcamas 
                               Genus Trillium L. – trillium 
                               Genus Veratrum L. – false hellebore 
                               Genus Xerophyllum Michx. – beargrass 
                               Genus Zigadenus Michx. – deathcamas 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2014, website (version 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at   
  Reference for: Melanthiaceae   
  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: Melanthiaceae   
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