Record Details

Scientific Name:
Sarraceniaceae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Plantae
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Order
Synonym(s):
Heliamphoraceae
Common Name(s):
pitcherplants [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

Expert(s):
T. Lawrence Mellichamp. Professor of Botany and Horticulture, Botanical Gardens, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd., Charlotte, North Carolina, USA 28223
Other Sources:
database: Sarraceniaceae 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)
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
website: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, 2011; Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/
References:
Mellichamp, T. Lawrence / Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds. 2009-09-29. Flora of North America, vol. 8, Magnoliophyta: Paeoniaceae to Ericaceae. Oxford University Press. New York, New York, USA. 348-362. 978-0-19-534026. The volumes are also reproduced online (http://www.fna.org/).

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