USDA and NRCS Identifier NRCS Logo
USDA.gov Web Site PLANTS photo banner
PLANTS Home about PLANTS PLANTS Team Partners of PLANTS What's New at PLANTS National Plant Data Center Web Site Help using PLANTS Contact PLANTS
 
 Search the PLANTS Web site
 Name Search

PLANTS Topics
 
 Classification
 
PLANTS Image Gallery
 
 
Download PLANTS data
 
 
Related tools
 
 
 
You are here: Home / Classification / Classification Report Printer-Friendly Printer-Friendly / Download
 
Classification
About the Classification Report
About the Classification Download

 

Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Cerastium L.

Click on names to expand them, and on P for PLANTS profiles.

 
Up to the Kingdom
Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Caryophyllidae
Order  Caryophyllales
Family  Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Genus  Cerastium L. – mouse-ear chickweed P
 
Contains 28 Species and 45 accepted taxa overall
 
Down one level
 
Species  Cerastium aleuticum Hultén – Aleutian chickweed P
Species  Cerastium alpinum L. – alpine chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium alpinum L. ssp. alpinum – alpine chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium alpinum L. ssp. lanatum (Lam.) Ces. – alpine chickweed P
Species  Cerastium arcticum Lange – mouse-ear chickweed P
Species  Cerastium arvense L. – field chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. arvense – field chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. fuegianum (Hook. f.) Ugborogho – field chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. maximum (Hollick & Britton) Ugborogho – field chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. strictum (L.) Ugborogho – field chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. velutinum (Raf.) Ugborogho – field chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. velutinum (Raf.) Ugborogho var. velutinum (Raf.) Britton – field chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium arvense L. ssp. velutinum (Raf.) Ugborogho var. villosum (Muhl. ex Darl.) Hollick & Britton – field chickweed P
Species  Cerastium axillare Correll – Trans-Pecos chickweed P
Species  Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl. – Bering chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl. ssp. beeringianum – Bering chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl. ssp. beeringianum var. beeringianum – Bering chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl. ssp. beeringianum var. grandiflorum (Fenzl) Hultén – Bering chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl. ssp. earlei (Rydb.) Hultén – Bering chickweed P
Species  Cerastium bialynickii Tolm. – mouse-ear chickweed P
Species  Cerastium biebersteinii DC. – Boreal chickweed P
Species  Cerastium brachypetalum Pers. – gray chickweed P
Species  Cerastium brachypodum (Engelm. ex A. Gray) B.L. Rob. – shortstalk chickweed P
Species  Cerastium cerastoides (L.) Britton – mountain chickweed P
Species  Cerastium dichotomum L. – forked chickweed P
Species  Cerastium diffusum Pers. – fourstamen chickweed P
Species  Cerastium dubium (Bast.) Guépin – doubtful chickweed P
Species  Cerastium fischerianum Ser. – Fischer's chickweed P
Species  Cerastium fontanum Baumg. – common mouse-ear chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium fontanum Baumg. ssp. fontanum – common mouse-ear chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium fontanum Baumg. ssp. vulgare (Hartm.) Greuter & Burdet – big chickweed P
Species  Cerastium glomeratum Thuill. – sticky chickweed P
Species  Cerastium gorodkovianum Schischkin – tundra chickweed P
Species  Cerastium gracile Dufour – slender chickweed P
Species  Cerastium maximum L. – great chickweed P
Species  Cerastium nutans Raf. – nodding chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium nutans Raf. var. nutans – nodding chickweed P
Variety  Cerastium nutans Raf. var. obtectum Kearney & Peebles – nodding chickweed P
Species  Cerastium pumilum W. Curtis – European chickweed P
Subspecies  Cerastium pumilum W. Curtis ssp. pallens (F.W. Schultz) Schinz & Thell. [excluded] P
Species  Cerastium regelii Ostenf. – Regel's chickweed P
Species  Cerastium semidecandrum L. – fivestamen chickweed P
Species  Cerastium sordidum B.L. Rob. – Chihuahuan chickweed P
Species  Cerastium terrae-novae Fernald & Wiegand – mouse-ear chickweed P
Species  Cerastium texanum Britton – Texas chickweed P
Species  Cerastium tomentosum L. – snow in summer P

The report will display the kingdom and all descendants leading down to the name you choose.