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Arabidopsis thaliana

Mouseear Cress, Thale Cress, Mouse-Ear Cress, Arabidopsis

4.15

Physcomitrella patens

Physcomitrella Moss

1.87

Arabis alpina

Alpine Rockcress, Alpine Rock-Cress

1.47

Antirrhinum majus

Garden Snapdragon, Common Snapdragon

1.28

Babiana angustifolia

 

0.78

Helianthus paradoxus

 

0.73

Hordeum spontaneum

Meadow Barley

0.70

Pinus balfouriana

Foxtail Pine

0.67

Pedicularis racemosa

Sickletop Lousewort, Leafy Lousewort

0.66

Alstroemeria psittacina

Lily Of The Incas, Peruvian Lily, Parrot Flower, Parrot Lily, Lily Of The Incas, Princess Lily

0.66

Galanthus nivalis

Snowdrop, Common Snowdrop

0.65

Nicotiana benthamiana

 

0.61

Solanum phureja

Nightshade

0.51

Pinus johannis

Howell's Lupine

0.49

Pinus flexilis

Limber Pine, Southwestern White Pine, Rocky Mountain White Pine

0.47

Primula cuneifolia

Wedgeleaf Primrose, Hakusan Kozakura, Pixie-Eye Primrose

0.46

Sphagnum lescurii

Lescur's Sphagnum

0.44

Brassica rapa

Colza, Turnip, Mizuna, Napa Cabbage, Cime Di Rapa, Turnip Rape

0.42

Brachypodium distachyon

Purple False Brome

0.40

Mimulus guttatus

Seep Monkeyflower, Common Monkey-Flower

0.39

Aegilops umbellulata

Goatgrass

0.39

Astragalus cremnophylax

Sentry Milkvetch, Cliff Milkvetch

0.38

Amborella trichopoda

 

0.38

Gladiolus carneus

Large Painted Lady

0.36

Haplomitrium hookeri

 

0.36

Ascobolus immersus

 

0.36

Aiphanes minima

Guinea Bactris

0.35

Romulea minutiflora

 

0.35

Tragopogon miscellus

Moscow Salsify

0.34

Trifolium pallescens

 

0.32

Oryza rufipogon

Brownbeard Rice, Wild Rice, Red Rice

0.32

Fossombronia wondraczekii

 

0.31

Solanum bulbocastanum

Ornamental Nightshade

0.30

Arceuthobium cyanocarpum

Limber Pine Dwarf-Mistletoe

0.30

Ribes hudsonianum

Hudson Bay currant, northern black currant, western black currant

0.30

Pinus monticola

Mountain Lupine

0.29

Allium carinatum

Toothed Wild Onion, Keeled Garlic

0.29

Linanthus parryae

Sandblossoms

0.29

Albuca nelsonii

 

0.29

Mimulus lewisii

Purple Monkeyflower, Lewis' Monkeyflower, Great Purple Monkeyflower

0.27

Arabis canadensis

Sicklepod, Sicklepod

0.27

Digitaria setivalva

Crabgrass

0.26

Eschscholzia californica

California Poppy, California Poppy, Golden Poppy, California Sunlight, Cup Of Gold

0.25

Riccia dictyospora

 

0.25

Nicotiana attenuata

Coyote Tobacco

0.24

Radula flaccida

 

0.24

Populus alba

White Poplar, Abele, Silver Poplar, Silverleaf Poplar

0.24

Catharanthus roseus

Madagascar Periwinkle, Madagascar Rosy Periwinkle, Cape Periwinkle, Rose Periwinkle, Rosy Periwinkle, Old-Maid

0.23

Marchantia polymorpha

Common Liverwort, Umbrella Liverwort

0.23

Apostasia wallichii

 

0.22

Borya septentrionalis

 

0.22

Calochortus tiburonensis

Tiburon Mariposa Lily

0.22

Carex vexans

Florida Hammock Sedge

0.22

Coprosma elatirioides

 

0.22

Elaphoglossum callifolium

 

0.22

Greigia sphacelata

 

0.22

Hedeoma todsenii

Reverchon's False Pennyroyal

0.22

Humata repens

 

0.22

Leucocrinum montanum

Common Starlily, Sand Lily, Starlily, Mountain Lily

0.22

Limnanthemum nymphoides

 

0.22

Lupinus polycarpus

Smallflower Lupine, Smallflower Lupin

0.22

Marsilea macropoda

Bigfoot Waterclover, Bigfoot Water Clover

0.22

Masdevallia Ruiz

 

0.22

Milligania stylosa

 

0.22

Peperomia maculosa

Spotted Peperomia

0.22

Peperomia sintenisii

Sintenis' Peperomia

0.22

Pheladenia deformis

Blue Fairy Orchid

0.22

Pityopsis ruthii

Ruth's Goldaster, Ruth's Golden Aster

0.22

Proboscidea althaeifolia

Desert Unicorn-Plant, Yellow-Flowered Devil's Claw

0.22

Trifolium fucatum

Bull Clover

0.22

Trifolium microdon

Thimble Clover

0.22

Lobelia spicata

Palespike Lobelia, Pale-Spiked Lobelia

0.22

Atropa belladonna

Belladonna, Deadly Nightshade

0.22

Penstemon pachyphyllus

Mucronate Penstemon, Thickleaf Beardtongue

0.21

Mimulus cardinalis

Scarlet Monkeyflower

0.21

Triticum monococcum

 

0.21

Petunia parviflora

Seaside Petunia

0.21

Narcissus pseudonarcissus

Daffodil, Wild Daffodil, Lent Lily

0.20

Lobelia siphilitica

Great Blue Lobelia

0.20

Penstemon deustus

Scabland Penstemon, Hotrock Penstemon, Scabland Beardtongue

0.20

Schizophyllum commune

 

0.20

Populus tremula

European Aspen, Aspen, Common Aspen, Eurasian Aspen, Quaking Aspen

0.20

Hyoscyamus muticus

White Henbane

0.20

Ribes nevadense

Jaeger's currant, Sierra currant, mountain pink currant

0.20

Pinus albicaulis

Shasta Lupine, Sicklekeel Lupine

0.19

Linaria vulgaris

Butter And Eggs, Common Toadflax, Yellow Toadflax, Butter-And-Eggs

0.19

Aegilops tauschii

Tausch's Goatgrass

0.19

Daviesia triflora

 

0.18

Clarkia breweri

Fairy Fans, Brewer's Clarkia

0.18

Ceratopteris richardii

Triangle Waterfern

0.18

Silene latifolia

Bladder Campion

0.18

Gossypium hirsutum

Marie Galante Cotton, Upland Cotton, Mexican Cotton

0.17

Clarkia pulchella

Pinkfairies, Ragged Robin, Deerhorn Clarkia

0.17

Helianthus bolanderi

Purpledisk Sunflower

0.17

Helianthus petiolaris

Stiff Sunflower

0.17

Brassica juncea

Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Chinese Mustard, Leaf Mustard

0.17

Ornithogalum thyrsoides

Chinkerinchee, Chincherinchee, Star-Of-Bethlehem, Wonder-Flower

0.17

Oryza longistaminata

Longstamen Rice, Red Rice

0.17

Anthoceros fusiformis

Hornwort

0.16

Coelorachis cylindrica

Cylinder Jointtail Grass, Carolina Jointgrass, Pitted Jointgrass

0.16

Oryza australiensis

 

0.16

Arabis lyrata

Lyrate Rockcress

0.16

Clarkia dudleyana

Dudley's Clarkia

0.16

Avena barbata

Slender Oat, Slender Wild Oat

0.16

Sorghum propinquum

Sorghum

0.16

Crossosoma californicum

California Rockflower

0.16

Allium longicuspis

 

0.15

Acacia attenuata

 

0.15

Aglaomorpha meyeniana

 

0.15

Artemisia furcata

Forked Wormwood, Three-Fork Wormwood

0.15

Artemisia palmeri

San Diego Sagewort, Palmer Sagewort

0.15

Arthropteris palisotii

 

0.15

Danaea elliptica

Caribbean Danafern

0.15

Diplaziopsis javanica

 

0.15

Dryopteris sparsa

 

0.15

Luzula comosa

Pacific Woodrush

0.15

Plagiogyria euphlebia

 

0.15

Psorula rufonigra

Psorula Lichen

0.15

Rorippa columbiae

Columbian yellowcress

0.15

Xanthorrhoea quadrangulata

 

0.15

Penstemon rostriflorus

Bridge Penstemon, Bridges' Penstemon

0.15

Solanum demissum

Nightshade

0.14

Crataegus suksdorfii

Suksdorf's Hawthorn

0.14

Downingia bacigalupii

Bach's Calicoflower

0.14

Spiranthes odorata

Marsh Lady's Tresses

0.14

Succowia balearica

 

0.14

Pritchardia martii

Koolau Range Pritchardia

0.14

Triticum turgidum

Rivet Wheat

0.14

Umbellularia californica

California Laurel

0.14

Phaseolus angustissimus

Slimleaf Bean

0.13

Salpiglossis sinuata

Painted Tongue

0.13

Anomochloa marantoidea

 

0.13

Tasmannia piperita

 

0.13

Oryza nivara

 

0.13

Nicotiana sylvestris

South American Tobacco, Woodland Tobacco, Flowering Tobacco

0.13

Duboisia leichhardtii

Leichhardt's Duboisia

0.13

Oenothera biennis

Common Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Sun Drop

0.12

Potamophila parviflora

Hastings River Reed

0.12

Leymus racemosus

Mammoth Wildrye

0.12

Nierembergia caerulea

 

0.12

Nicotiana plumbaginifolia

Tex-Mex Tobacco

0.12

Hyoscyamus niger

Henbane, Egyptian Henbane

0.12

Zea luxurians

Teosinte

0.12

Solanum commersonii

Commerson's Nightshade

0.12

Hordeum bulbosum

 

0.11

Phytolacca heterotepala

Mexican Pokeweed

0.11

Agave murpheyi

Murphey's Century Plant, Hohokam Agave

0.11

Ceratodon purpureus

Ceratodon Moss, Fire Moss, Purple Horn Toothed Moss

0.11

Acacia schottii

Schott's Wattle

0.11

Agoseris apargioides

Woolly Goat Chicory, Seaside Agoseris, Seaside False-Dandelion

0.11

Aliciella pinnatifida

Sticky Gilia

0.11

Allium dichlamydeum

Coastal Onion

0.11

Anthoceros lamellatus

 

0.11

Arnica gracilis

Smallhead Arnica, Slender Leopardbane

0.11

Asclepias cutleri

Cutler's Milkweed

0.11

Asimina angustifolia

Slimleaf Pawpaw

0.11

Astragalus agnicidus

Humboldt County Milkvetch

0.11

Atriplex cuneata

Valley Saltbush

0.11

Atriplex tridentata

Basin Saltbush

0.11

Balsamorhiza careyana

Carey's Balsamroot

0.11

Caladenia barbarossa

Bearded Caladenia

0.11

Caladenia deformis

 

0.11

Caladenia filifera

 

0.11

Caladenia granitora

 

0.11

Caladenia remota

 

0.11

Callistemon teretifolius

Needle Bottlebush, Flinders Ranges Bottlebrush

0.11

Cerastium maximum

Great Chickweed

0.11

Clematis fusca

 

0.11

Cornutispora lichenicola

 

0.11

Crinum flaccidum

 

0.11

Cyanicula nikulinskyae

 

0.11

Cyrtostylis huegelii

Midge Orchid

0.11

Damasonium cygnorum

 

0.11

Damasonium ovalifolium

 

0.11

Delphinium exaltatum

Tall Larkspur

0.11

Dermatocarpon reticulatum

Reticulate Silverskin Lichen

0.11

Desmanthus obtusus

Bluntpod Bundleflower

0.11

Dodecatheon dentatum

Ellis' Shootingstar, Toothed American Cowslip, White Shootingstar

0.11

Elodea bifoliata

Twoleaf Waterweed, Long-Sheath Waterweed

0.11

Elodea verticillata

 

0.11

Elythranthera emarginata

 

0.11

Epacris hamiltonii

 

0.11

Ericksonella saccharata

 

0.11

Erysimum franciscanum

San Francisco Wallflower, Franciscan Wallflower

0.11

Erythronium elegans

Coast Range Fawnlily, Elegant Fawnlily

0.11

Euchlaena luxurians

 

0.11

Havardia sonorae

Haujillo

0.11

Hedysarum obcordatum

 

0.11

Hedysarum reniforme

 

0.11

Herbertus sendtneri

 

0.11

Hesperalbizia occidentalis

Herzodiella Moss

0.11

Hypochaeris brasiliensis

Cockleshell Lichen

0.11

Ionaspis lacustris

 

0.11

Ipomoea leucantha

 

0.11

Ipomoea saintronanensis

 

0.11

Lathyrus holochlorus

Thinleaf Pea

0.11

Laxmannia squarrosa

Nodding Lily

0.11

Lecidoma demissum

Lecidoma Lichen

0.11

Leptocarpus simplex

 

0.11

Lourea obcordata

 

0.11

Lourea reniformis

 

0.11

Madia citrigracilis

Shasta Tarweed

0.11

Madia citriodora

Lemonscented Madia

0.11

Maronea constans

Maronea Lichen

0.11

Micarea sylvicola

Dot Lichen

0.11

Molendoa hornschuchiana

Hornschuch's Molendoa Moss

0.11

Nasturtium terrestre

 

0.11

Nemophila heterophylla

Small Baby Blue Eyes

0.11

Nemophila maculata

Fivespot, Five-Spot

0.11

Nemophila pedunculata

Littlefoot Nemophila, Meadow Nemophila

0.11

Nemophila pulchella

Eastwood's Baby Blue Eyes, Fremont's Baby Blue Eyes

0.11

Nemophila spatulata

Sierra Baby Blue Eyes, Sierra Nemophila

0.11

Oreomyrrhis argentea

 

0.11

Oreomyrrhis brevipes

 

0.11

Oreomyrrhis gunnii

 

0.11

Oreomyrrhis pulvinifica

 

0.11

Oreomyrrhis sessiliflora

 

0.11

Orogenia fusiformis

California Indian Potato

0.11

Ottelia cygnorum

 

0.11

Ottelia indica

 

0.11

Ottelia tenera

 

0.11

Pediocactus paradinei

Kaibab Pincushion Cactus, Kaibab Pediocactus

0.11

Pholistoma racemosum

Racemed Fiestaflower, Racemose Fiesta Flower

0.11

Prunus texana

Peachbush

0.11

Pterostylis longifolia

 

0.11

Ranunculus crassipes

 

0.11

Riccia gougetiana

 

0.11

Rudbeckia alpicola

showy coneflower

0.11

Sisymbrium amphibium

 

0.11

Sisymbrium palustre

 

0.11

Sisymbrium terrestre

 

0.11

Spilanthes urens

Pigeoncoop

0.11

Streptanthus barbiger

Bearded Jewelflower

0.11

Styrax platanifolius

Sycamoreleaf Snowbell, Texas Snowbell, Young's Snowbell

0.11

Toxicodendron altissimum

 

0.11

Trifolium barbigerum

Andrews' Clover

0.11

Vernonia acaulis

Stemless Ironweed

0.11

Zinnia maritima

Palmer's Zinnia

0.11

Dirca occidentalis

Western Leatherwood

0.11

Adenoa cubensis

 

0.11

Agave inaequidens

 

0.11

Arabis petiolaris

Brazos Rockcress

0.11

Arthropodium cirrhatum

Rock-Lily, Rengarenga, Renga Lily, New Zealand Rock Lily, Maikaika

0.11

Bulbophyllum shepherdii

 

0.11

Dendrobium gracillimum

 

0.11

Dendrobium moorei

 

0.11

Dendrobium suffusum

 

0.11

Dendrobium tetragonum

Common Spider Orchid, Rectangular-Bulbed Dendrobium, Tree Spider Orchid

0.11

Dockrillia pugioniformis

Dagger Orchid

0.11

Flickingeria comata

 

0.11

Lomandra hastilis

 

0.11

Pelargonium quercifolium

Oakleaf Geranium

0.11

Picradeniopsis woodhousei

Woodhouse's Bahia

0.11

Pyramidula tetragona

Pyramid Moss

0.11

Sphaeromeria argentea

Silver Chickensage

0.11

Sphaeromeria compacta

Compact Chickensage

0.11

Sphaeromeria ruthiae

Zion Chickensage

0.11

Streptanthus breweri

Brewer's Jewelflower

0.11

Streptanthus cutleri

Cutler's Jewelflower

0.11

Streptanthus gracilis

Alpine Jewelflower

0.11

Streptanthus hyacinthoides

Smooth Jewelflower

0.11

Streptanthus platycarpus

Broadpod Jewelflower

0.11

Trifolium microcephalum

Smallhead Clover

0.11

Triteleia peduncularis

Long-Ray Brodiaea

0.11

Protea cynaroides

King Protea, Giant Protea, Honeypot, King Sugar Bush

0.11

Solanum chrysotrichum

 

0.11

Caulanthus amplexicaulis

Claspingleaf Wild Cabbage

0.11

Grimmia montana

Grimmia Dry Rock Moss

0.11

Artemisia annua

Sweet Wormwood, Sweet Annie, Sweet Sagewort, Annual Wormwood

0.11

Andreaea rothii

Roth's Andreaea Moss, Dusky Rock-Moss

0.11

Euphorbia fulgens

Scarlet-Plume, Scarlet Plume

0.11

Trifolium uniflorum

Oneflower Clover

0.11

Oryza glaberrima

African Rice

0.10

Gnetum gnemon

Buko, Padi Oats, Paddy Oats

0.10

Erucastrum gallicum

Common Dogmustard

0.10

Manihot esculenta

Cassava, Manioc, Yuca, Balinghoy, Kamoteng Kahoy, Tabolchu, Mogo, Mandioca, Tapioca-Root, Kappa, Manioc Root

0.10

Platyhypnidium riparioides

Platyhypnidium Moss, Long-Beaked Water Feather-Moss

0.10

Brassica oleracea

Broccoli, Chinese Kale, Cauliflower, Kale, Savoy

0.10

Castilleja miniata

Giant Red Indian Paintbrush

0.10

Silene pendula

Nodding Catchfly

0.10

Scabiosa columbaria

Dove Pincushions

0.10

Populus deltoides

Eastern Cottonwood, Plains Cottonwood, Rio Grande Cottonwood

0.10

Arctostaphylos myrtifolia

Ione Manzanita

0.10

 

 


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