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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Taraxacum F.H. Wigg.

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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  Taraxacum F.H. Wigg. – dandelion P
Contains 9 Species and 9 accepted taxa overall
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Species  Taraxacum californicum Munz & I.M. Johnst. – California dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum carneocoloratum A. Nelson – fleshy dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum eriophorum Rydb. – woolbearing dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum laevigatum (Willd.) DC. – rock dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum lyratum (Ledeb.) DC. – harp dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg. – common dandelion P
Subspecies  Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg. ssp. ceratophorum (Ledeb.) Schinz ex Thell. – common dandelion P
Subspecies  Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg. ssp. officinale – common dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum palustre (Lyons) Symons – marsh dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum phymatocarpum J. Vahl – northern dandelion P
Species  Taraxacum spectabile Dahlst. – showy dandelion P

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