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Micranthes nelsoniana  (D. Don) Small
Taxonomic Serial No.: 895014

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Nelson's saxifrage [English]
    dotted saxifrage [English]
    heartleaf saxifrage [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  
                            FamilySaxifragaceae  – saxifrages, saxifragacées  
                               GenusMicranthes Haw. – alpine saxifrage  
                                  SpeciesMicranthes nelsoniana (D. Don) Small – Nelson's saxifrage, dotted saxifrage, heartleaf saxifrage  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. aestivalis (Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Gornall & H. Ohba  
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. carlottae (Calder & Savile) Gornall & H. Ohba – heartleaf saxifrage 
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. cascadensis (Calder & Savile) Gornall & H. Ohba – heartleaf saxifrage 
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. insularis (Hultén) Gornall & H. Ohba – heartleaf saxifrage 
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. nelsoniana (D. Don) Small – heartleaf saxifrage 
                                     Variety Micranthes nelsoniana var. porsildiana (Calder & Savile) Gornall & H. Ohba – Porsild's saxifrage 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Saxifragaceae, Parnassiaceae, Celastraceae of N. 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: Micranthes nelsoniana   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brouillet, Luc, and Richard Gornall  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: New combinations in Micranthes (a segregate of Saxifraga, Saxifragaceae) in North America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, vol. 1, no. 2   
  Page(s): 1019-1022   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1934-5259   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Micranthes nelsoniana   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  






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