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Saintpaulia  H. Wendl.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 825854

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): African violet [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyGesneriaceae  – gesnerias  
                               GenusSaintpaulia H. Wendl. – African violet  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Saintpaulia brevipilosa B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia goetzeana Engler  
                                  Species Saintpaulia inconspicua B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia ionantha H. Wendl.  
                                  Species Saintpaulia nitida B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia pusilla Engler  
                                  Species Saintpaulia rupicola B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia shumensis B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia teitensis B.L. Burtt  
                                  Species Saintpaulia ulugurensis Haston  
                                  Species Saintpaulia watkinsii Haston  

  Expert: Laurence Skog, Ph. D.  
  Notes: Emeritus Research Botanist, Department of Botany, Smithsonian Institution   
  Reference for: Saintpaulia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Lamiales 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: Saintpaulia   
  Source: The genera of Gesneriaceae, website (version 2007)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Weber, A. & L.E. Skog (2007 onw.): The genera of Gesneriaceae. Basic information with illustration of selected species. Ed. 2.   
  Reference for: Saintpaulia   
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