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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Elatine L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Dilleniidae
Order  Theales
Family  Elatinaceae – Waterwort family
Genus  Elatine L. – waterwort P
Contains 10 Species and 10 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Elatine ambigua Wight – Asian waterwort P
Species  Elatine americana (Pursh) Arn. – American waterwort P
Species  Elatine brachysperma A. Gray – shortseed waterwort P
Species  Elatine californica A. Gray – California waterwort P
Species  Elatine chilensis A. Gray – Chilean waterwort P
Species  Elatine heterandra H. Mason – mosquito waterwort P
Species  Elatine hydropiper L. – waterwort P
Species  Elatine minima (Nutt.) Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – small waterwort P
Species  Elatine rubella Rydb. – southwestern waterwort P
Species  Elatine triandra Schkuhr – threestamen waterwort P

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