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Agropyron cristatum  (L.) Gaertn.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40371

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Avena cristata Roem. & Schult.
 
    Bromus cristatus L.
 
    Costia cristata (L.) Willk.
 
    Eremopyrum cristatum (L.) Willk. & Lange
 
    Triticum cristatum (L.) Schreb.
 
    Zeia cristata (L.) Lunell
 
  Common Name(s): crested wheatgrass [English]
 
    crested wheat grass [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  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  
                               GenusAgropyron Gaertn. – wheatgrass, other wheatgrasses  
                                  SpeciesAgropyron cristatum (L.) Gaertn. – crested wheatgrass, crested wheat grass  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Agropyron cristatum ssp. cristatum (L.) Gaertn.  
                                     Subspecies Agropyron cristatum ssp. pectinatum (M. Bieb.) Tzvelev – crested wheatgrass, crested wheat grass 
       

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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: Agropyron cristatum   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Agropyron cristatum   
       
  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: Agropyron cristatum   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Introduced  
    Continental US, Introduced  
 

 

   

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