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Imperata cylindrica  (L.) Raeusch.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 783590

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv.
 
    Imperata arundinacea Cirillo
 
    Lagurus cylindricus L.
 
    Calamagrostis lagurus (L.) Koeler
 
    Saccharum cylindricum (L.) Lam.
 
    Saccharum europeaum Pers.
 
    Imperata arundinacea var. africana Andersson
 
    Imperata arundinacea var. indica Andersson
 
    Imperata cylindrica var. africana (Andersson) C.E. Hubb.
 
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  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusImperata Cirillo – imperata, satintail  
                                  SpeciesImperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.  
       

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  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 http://www.tropicos.org/Project/CNWG and formerly at http://mobot.mobot.org/W3T/Search/nwgc.html   
  Reference for: Imperata cylindrica   
       
  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: Imperata cylindrica   
       
  Source: Tropicos, 2007 - 2010, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Tropicos, botanical information system at the Missouri Botanical Garden, available at http://www.tropicos.org/   
  Reference for: Imperata cylindrica   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Tropicos (2010) reports that Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. is invalid, as it is an isonym of Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.  
 

 

   

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