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Scleria  P.J. Bergius
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40303

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): nutrush [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyCyperaceae  – sedges, foins coupants, laîches, rouches, rouchettes  
                               GenusScleria P.J. Bergius – nutrush  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Scleria baldwinii (Torr.) Steud. – Baldwin's nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria biflora Roxb. – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria bourgeaui Boeckeler – Bourgeau's nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria bracteata Cav. – bracted nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria ciliaris Nees – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria ciliata Michx. – fringed nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria curtissii Britton – Curtiss' nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria distans Poir. – riverswamp nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria eggersiana Boeckeler – Eggers' nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria georgiana Core – slenderfruit nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria havanensis Britton – Havana nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria hirtella Sw. – riverswamp nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria lacustris C. Wright – lakeshore nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria laevis Willd. – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria laxa R. Br. – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria lithosperma (L.) Sw. – Florida Keys nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria melaleuca Rchb. ex Schltdl. & Cham.  
                                  Species Scleria microcarpa Nees ex Kunth – tropical nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria minor W. Stone – slender nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria mitis P.J. Bergius – cortadora 
                                  Species Scleria mucronata Poir.  
                                  Species Scleria muehlenbergii Steud. – Muehlenberg's nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria novae-hollandiae Boeckeler – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria oligantha Michx. – littlehead nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria pauciflora Muhl. ex Willd. – fewflower nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria polycarpa Boeckeler – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria purdiei C.B. Clarke – Purdie's nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria reticularis Michx. – netted nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria rugosa R. Br. – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria scabriuscula Schltdl. – mosquito nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria scindens Nees – hairy nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria scrobiculata Nees & Meyen – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria secans (L.) Urb. – razor grass 
                                  Species Scleria sumatrensis Retz. – nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria tenella Kunth – fly nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria testacea Nees – Hawai'i nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria triglomerata Michx. – whip nutrush 
                                  Species Scleria vaginata Steud.  
                                  Species Scleria verticillata Muhl. ex Willd. – low nutrush 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Anton Reznicek  
  Notes: Curator of Vascular Plants, University Herbarium, University of Michigan, 3600 Varsity Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108-2228, USA   
  Reference for: Scleria    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Cyperaceae of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Scleria   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Scleria   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Scleria   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Scleria   
       
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