Record Details

Scientific Name:
Caryophyllaceae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Plantae
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Order
Synonym(s):
Alsinaceae
Cerastiaceae
Corrigiolaceae
Dianthaceae
Herniariaceae
Illecebraceae
Lychnidaceae
Minuartiaceae
Ortegaceae
Paronychiaceae
Polycarpaeaceae
Sabulinaceae
Saginaceae
Scleranthaceae
Silenaceae
Spergulaceae
Stellariaceae
Telephiaceae
Common Name(s):
cariophyllacées [French]
pinks [English]

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
accepted

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2012

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References

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Other Sources:
database: Caryophyllaceae of North America Update; Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)
website: <a href="http://www.cbif.gc.ca/itisca/">ITIS*<sup>ca</sup></a>;
website: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2012; Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
database: The PLANTS Database; National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov
database: The PLANTS Database; National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov
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