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Pyrola picta Sm.
whiteveined wintergreen

General Information
Symbol: PYPI2
Group: Dicot
Family: Pyrolaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Subshrub
Native Status: CAN   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM   


Symbol Scientific Name
PYBL Pyrola blanda Andres
PYDEI Pyrola dentata Sm. var. integra A. Gray
PYSE4 Pyrola septentrionalis Andres
PYDEA Pyrola dentata Sm. var. apophylla Copeland
PYCO5 Pyrola conardiana Andres
PYPID2 Pyrola picta Sm. var. dentata (Sm.) Dorn
PYPII Pyrola picta Sm. ssp. integra (A. Gray) Piper
PYSP Pyrola sparsifolia Suksd.
PYPA Pyrola pallida Greene
PYAPL Pyrola aphylla Sm. var. leptosepala Nutt.
PYPID Pyrola picta Sm. ssp. dentata (Sm.) Piper
PYAPP Pyrola aphylla Sm. var. paucifolia Howell
PYAP Pyrola aphylla Sm.
PYPIP Pyrola picta Sm. ssp. pallida (Greene) Andres
PYPA2 Pyrola paradoxa Andres
PYDE Pyrola dentata Sm.


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Dilleniidae
Order Ericales
Family Pyrolaceae – Shinleaf family
Genus Pyrola L. – wintergreen
Species Pyrola picta Sm. – whiteveined wintergreen

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Description of Values

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