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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Phytolacca L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Caryophyllidae
Order  Caryophyllales
Family  Phytolaccaceae – Pokeweed family
Genus  Phytolacca L. – pokeweed P
Contains 8 Species and 9 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Phytolacca americana L. – American pokeweed P
Variety  Phytolacca americana L. var. americana – American pokeweed P
Variety  Phytolacca americana L. var. rigida (Small) Caulkins & Wyatt – American pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca bogotensis Kunth – southern pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca dodecandra L'Her. – pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca heterotepala H. Walt. – Mexican pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca icosandra L. – tropical pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca octandra L. – red inkplant P
Species  Phytolacca rivinoides Kunth & Bouché – Venezuelan pokeweed P
Species  Phytolacca sandwicensis Endl. – Hawai'i pokeweed P

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