See also: plantae and plantæ

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From Latin planta (plant, twig, sprout).

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  1. A taxonomic kingdom within the superkingdom Eukaryota – all plants., about 300,000 species of organism that all contain chlorophyll to obtain energy from the sun.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Ruggiero MA, Gordon DP, Orrell TM, Bailly N, Bourgoin T, Brusca RC, et al. (2015) A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0119248. PMID 25923521, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119248