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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Eriophorum L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass  Commelinidae
Order  Cyperales
Family  Cyperaceae – Sedge family
Genus  Eriophorum L. – cottongrass P
 
Contains 18 Species and 18 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Eriophorum altaicum Meinsh. – whitebristle cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum altaicum Meinsh. var. altaicum Meinsh. [excluded] – whitebristle cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum altaicum Meinsh. var. neogaeum Raymond – whitebristle cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum angustifolium Honck. – tall cottongrass P
Subspecies  Eriophorum angustifolium Honck. ssp. angustifolium – tall cottongrass P
Subspecies  Eriophorum angustifolium Honck. ssp. triste (Th. Fr.) Hultén – tall cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×beringianum Raymond – cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum brachyantherum Trautv. & C.A. Mey. – northland cottonsedge P
Variety  Eriophorum brachyantherum Trautv. & C.A. Mey. var. brachyantherum – northland cottonsedge P
Species  Eriophorum callitrix Cham. ex C.A. Mey. – arctic cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum callitrix Cham. ex C.A. Mey. var. callitrix – arctic cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum callitrix Cham. ex C.A. Mey. var. moravium Raymond – arctic cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum chamissonis C.A. Mey. – Chamisso's cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×churchillianum Lepage – cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum gracile W.D.J. Koch – slender cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum gracile W.D.J. Koch var. caurianum Fernald – slender cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum gracile W.D.J. Koch var. gracile – slender cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×medium Andersson – intermediate cottongrass P
Subspecies  Eriophorum ×medium Andersson ssp. album J. Cay. – intermediate cottongrass P
Subspecies  Eriophorum ×medium Andersson ssp. ×medium – intermediate cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×porsildii Raymond – cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×pylaieanum Raymond – cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum ×rousseauanum Raymond – cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum russeolum Fr. ex Hartm. – red cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum russeolum Fr. ex Hartm. var. albidum F. Nyl. – red cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum russeolum Fr. ex Hartm. var. majus Sommier – red cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum russeolum Fr. ex Hartm. var. russeolum – red cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum scheuchzeri Hoppe – white cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum tenellum Nutt. – fewnerved cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum vaginatum L. – tussock cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum vaginatum L. var. spissum (Fernald) B. Boivin – tussock cottongrass P
Variety  Eriophorum vaginatum L. var. vaginatum – tussock cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum virginicum L. – tawny cottongrass P
Species  Eriophorum viridicarinatum (Engelm.) Fernald – thinleaf cottonsedge P

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