|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Rosidae||Roses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more|
|Order||Rhamnales||Buckthorns, oleasters, grapes, others|
|Family||Elaeagnaceae||Oleaster family, named after|
|Genus||Elaeagnus||Silverberry or oleaster genus; from the Greek elais, “olive,” and agnos, “the chaste-tree”|
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Elaeagnus angustifolia description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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8/27/2014 · Rio Grande Nature Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
≈ 9 × 6" (22 × 15 cm)