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Scaevola taccada Vahl

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Campanulales
Family: Goodeniaceae
Genus: Scaevola

Other System Links

Plants: SCSE6
GRIN: 70614
ITIS: 505045

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:

Scaevola frutescens SCFR4(Synonym)
Scaevola sericea var. sericea Vahl(Synonym)
Scaevola sericea var. taccada (Gaertn.) Thieret & B. Lipscomb(Synonym)
Scaevola taccada var. sericea (Vahl) H. St. John(Synonym)


Category: Shrub or Subshrub