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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Liatris Gaertn. ex Schreb.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Asteridae
Order  Asterales
Family  Asteraceae – Aster family
Genus  Liatris Gaertn. ex Schreb. – blazing star P
 
Contains 48 Species and 73 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Liatris acidota Engelm. & A. Gray – sharp blazing star P
Species  Liatris aestivalis G.L. Nesom & R. O'Kennon – blazing star P
Species  Liatris aspera Michx. – tall blazing star P
Variety  Liatris aspera Michx. var. aspera – tall blazing star P
Variety  Liatris aspera Michx. var. intermedia (Lunell) Gaiser – tall blazing star P
Variety  Liatris aspera Michx. var. salutans (Lunell) Shinners – tall blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×boykinii Torr. & A. Gray (pro sp.) – blazing star P
Species  Liatris bracteata Gaiser – bracted blazing star P
Species  Liatris chapmanii Torr. & A. Gray – Chapman's blazing star P
Species  Liatris cokeri Pyne & Stucky – Sandhill's blazing star P
Species  Liatris cylindracea Michx. – Ontario blazing star P
Species  Liatris cymosa (H. Ness) K. Schum. – branched blazing star P
Species  Liatris densispicata (Bush) Gaiser – densespike blazing star P
Variety  Liatris densispicata (Bush) Gaiser var. densispicata – densespike blazing star P
Variety  Liatris densispicata (Bush) Gaiser var. interrupta Gaiser – densespike blazing star P
Species  Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. – pinkscale blazing star P
Variety  Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. var. bridgesii Mayfield – pinkscale blazing star P
Variety  Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. var. carizzana Gaiser – pinkscale blazing star P
Variety  Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. var. elegans – pinkscale blazing star P
Variety  Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. var. kralii Mayfield – pinkscale blazing star P
Species  Liatris elegantula (Greene) K. Schum. – shaggy blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×fallacior (Lunell) Rydb. (pro sp.) – blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×freemaniana J. Allison – hybrid blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×frostii Gaiser – blazing star P
Species  Liatris garberi A. Gray – Garber's blazing star P
Species  Liatris gholsonii L.C. Anderson – Gholson's blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×gladewitzii (Farw.) Farw. ex Shinners – blazing star P
Species  Liatris glandulosa G.L. Nesom & R. O'Kennon – glandular blazing star P
Species  Liatris gracilis Pursh – slender blazing star P
Species  Liatris helleri Porter – Heller's blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×johnsonii M. White – Johnson's blazing star P
Species  Liatris lancifolia (Greene) Kittell – lanceleaf blazing star P
Species  Liatris ligulistylis (A. Nelson) K. Schum. – Rocky Mountain blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×macdanieliana J. Allison – hybrid blazing star P
Species  Liatris microcephala (Small) K. Schum. – smallhead blazing star P
Species  Liatris ohlingerae (S.F. Blake) B.L. Rob. – Florida blazing star P
Species  Liatris oligocephala J. Allison – Cahaba torch P
Species  Liatris ×orzellii G.L Nesom – Orzell's blazing star P
Species  Liatris patens G.L. Nesom & Kral – spreading blazing star P
Species  Liatris pauciflora Pursh – fewflower blazing star P
Species  Liatris pilosa (Aiton) Willd. – shaggy blazing star P
Species  Liatris provincialis Godfrey – Godfrey's blazing star P
Species  Liatris punctata Hook. – dotted blazing star P
Variety  Liatris punctata Hook. var. mexicana Gaiser – Mexican blazing star P
Variety  Liatris punctata Hook. var. mucronata (DC.) B.L. Turner – cusp blazing star P
Variety  Liatris punctata Hook. var. punctata – dotted blazing star P
Species  Liatris pycnostachya Michx. – prairie blazing star P
Variety  Liatris pycnostachya Michx. var. lasiophylla Shinners – prairie blazing star P
Variety  Liatris pycnostachya Michx. var. pycnostachya – prairie blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×ridgwayi Standl. – blazing star P
Species  Liatris savannensis Kral & G.L. Nesom – savanna blazing star P
Species  Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. – devil's bite P
Variety  Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. var. nieuwlandii (Lunell) E.G. Voss – Nieuwland's blazing star P
Variety  Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. var. novae-angliae Lunell – New England blazing star P
Variety  Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. var. scariosa – devil's bite P
Species  Liatris spheroidea Michx. – spherical blazing star P
Species  Liatris spicata (L.) Willd. – dense blazing star P
Variety  Liatris spicata (L.) Willd. var. resinosa (Nutt.) Gaiser – dense blazing star P
Variety  Liatris spicata (L.) Willd. var. spicata – dense blazing star P
Species  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. – scaly blazing star P
Variety  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. var. alabamensis (Alexander) Gaiser – Alabama blazing star P
Variety  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. var. compacta Torr. & A. Gray – scaly blazing star P
Variety  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. var. glabrata (Rydb.) Gaiser – scaly blazing star P
Variety  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. var. hirsuta (Rydb.) Gaiser – scaly blazing star P
Variety  Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. var. squarrosa – scaly blazing star P
Species  Liatris squarrulosa Michx. – Appalachian blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×steelei Gaiser – blazing star P
Species  Liatris tenuifolia Nutt. – shortleaf blazing star P
Variety  Liatris tenuifolia Nutt. var. quadriflora Chapm. – shortleaf blazing star P
Variety  Liatris tenuifolia Nutt. var. tenuifolia – shortleaf blazing star P
Species  Liatris tenuis Shinners – Gulf blazing star P
Species  Liatris turgida Gaiser – turgid blazing star P
Species  Liatris virgata Nutt. – wand blazing star P
Species  Liatris ×weaveri Shinners – blazing star P

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