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Dactyloctenium aegyptium  (L.) Willd.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41630

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cynosurus aegyptius L.
    Aegilops saccharinum Walter
    Chloris mucronata Michx.
    Cynosurus carolinianus Willd. ex Steud.
    Cynosurus distachyos Rottler ex Steud.
    Dactyloctenium aegyptiacus Willd.
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) P. Beauv.
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Richt.
    Dactyloctenium distachyum Trin.
    Dactyloctenium meridionale Ham.
    Dactyloctenium mucronatum (Michx.) Willd.
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Desf.
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Pers.
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Roberty
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Roxb.
    Eleusine aegyptia Raf.
    Eleusine aegyptiaca (L.) Desf.
    Eleusine cruciata Elliott
    Eleusine cruciata Lam.
    Eleusine egyptia Raf.
    Eleusine mucronata (Michx.) Hornem.
    Eleusine mucronata Stokes
    Eleusine pectinata Moench
    Dactyloctenium aegyptius var. mucronatum (Michx.) Lanza & Mattei
    Dactyloctenium mucronatum var. erectum E. Fourn.
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium f. viviparum Beetle
  Common Name(s): crowfoot grass
    Egyptian grass
    Durban crowsfoot grass
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusDactyloctenium Willd. – crowsfoot grass, crowfoot grass  
                                  SpeciesDactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Willd. – crowfoot grass, Egyptian grass, Durban crowsfoot grass  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalogue of New World Grasses (Poaceae) - 11/2009, database (version 24/11/2009)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Maintained by R. J. Soreng et al., at and formerly at   
  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
  Source: Poaceae update, database (version Sept. 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Poaceae update for ITIS, in cooperation with NatureServe, and based on the Catalogue of New World Grasses database and other sources   
  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  






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