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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Echinacea Moench

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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  Echinacea Moench – purple coneflower P
Contains 9 Species and 9 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Echinacea angustifolia DC. – blacksamson echinacea P
Variety  Echinacea angustifolia DC. var. angustifolia – blacksamson echinacea P
Variety  Echinacea angustifolia DC. var. strigosa R.L. McGregor – strigose blacksamson P
Species  Echinacea atrorubens Nutt. – Topeka purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea laevigata (C.L. Boynt. & Beadle) S.F. Blake – smooth purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea pallida (Nutt.) Nutt. – pale purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea paradoxa (J.B.S. Norton) Britton – Bush's purple coneflower P
Variety  Echinacea paradoxa (J.B.S. Norton) Britton var. neglecta R.L. McGregor – Bush's purple coneflower P
Variety  Echinacea paradoxa (J.B.S. Norton) Britton var. paradoxa – Bush's purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench – eastern purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea sanguinea Nutt. – sanguine purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea simulata R.L. McGregor – wavyleaf purple coneflower P
Species  Echinacea tennesseensis (Beadle) Small – Tennessee purple coneflower P

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