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Rhododendron columbianum  (Piper) Harmaja
Taxonomic Serial No.: 894433

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ledum columbianum Piper
    Ledum glandulosum Nutt.
    Ledum glandulosum var. glandulosum Nutt.
    Ledum glandulosum ssp. olivaceum C.L. Hitchc.
    Ledum glandulosum ssp. columbianum (Piper) C.L. Hitchc.
    Ledum X columbianum Piper (pro sp.)
    Ledum glandulosum ssp. australe C.L. Hitchc.
    Ledum glandulosum var. californicum (Kellogg) C.L. Hitchc.
    Ledum glandulosum var. columbianum (Piper) C.L. Hitchc.
    Ledum groenlandicum ssp. glandulosum (Nutt.) A. Löve & D. Löve
    Rhododendron neoglandulosum Harmaja
  Common Name(s): western Labrador tea [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyEricaceae  – heaths, éricacées  
                               GenusRhododendron L. – azaleas, rhododendron  
                                  SpeciesRhododendron columbianum (Piper) Harmaja – western Labrador tea  

  Expert: Walter S. Judd  
  Notes: Professor, Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 32611-7800, USA   
  Reference for: Rhododendron columbianum    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Ericaceae of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Rhododendron columbianum   
  Source: Jepson Manual, website (version 2)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Wallace, Gary D. 2011 (in press). Ericaceae. In B. G. Baldwin et al. (eds.), The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California. Univ. of California Press, Berkeley. Retrieved from   
  Reference for: Rhododendron columbianum, western Labrador tea [English]   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  






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