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Agrostis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40389

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Agraulus P. Beauv.
 
    Agrestis Bubani
 
    Anomalotis Steud.
 
    Candollea Steud.
 
    Decandolia Bastard
 
    Heptaseta Koidz.
 
    Neoschischkinia Tzvelev
 
    Notonema Raf.
 
    Pentatherum Nábelek
 
    Senisetum Honda
 
    Trichodium Michx.
 
    Vilfa Adans.
 
  Common Name(s): bentgrass
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  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   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusAgrostis L. – bentgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  VarietyAgrostis idahoensis var. idahoensis Nash – Idaho bentgrass 
                                  SubspeciesAgrostis vinealis ssp. vinealis Schreb. – brown bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis ambatoenis Asteg.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis anadyrensis Soczava  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis arvensis Phil.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis bacillata Hack.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis basalis Luces  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis blasdalei Hitchc. – Blasdale bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis bourgeaei E. Fourn.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis boyacensis Swallen & García-Barr.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis brachyathera Steud.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis breviculmis Hitchc.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis calderoniae Acosta Cast.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis canina L. – velvet bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis capillaris L. – colonial bentgrass, colonial bent 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis castellana Boiss. & Reut. – bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis clavata Trin. – clavate bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis densiflora Vasey – California bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis elliottiana Schult. – Elliott's bentgrass, Elliot bentgrass, Elliott bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis exarata Trin. – spike bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis exserta Swallen  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis foliata Hook. f.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis ghiesbreghtii E. Fourn.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis gigantea Roth – redtop, black bent, water bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis glabra (J. Presl) Kunth  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis hallii Vasey – Hall's bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis hendersonii Hitchc. – Henderson's bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis hooveri Swallen – Hoover's bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis howellii Scribn. – Howell's bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis hyemalis (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. – winter bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis idahoensis Nash – Idaho bentgrass, Idaho redtop 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis imberbis Phil.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis inconspicua Kunze ex E. Desv.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis insularis Rúgolo & A.M. Molina  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis jahnii Luces  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis kuntzei Mez  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis laxissima Swallen  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis lehmannii Swallen  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis lenis Roseng., B.R. Arrill. & Izag.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis leptotricha E. Desv.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis liebmannii (E. Fourn.) Hitchc.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis longiberbis Hack. ex L.B. Sm.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis magellanica Lam.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis masafuerana Pilg.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis meridensis Luces  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis mertensii Trin. – arctic bentgrass, northern bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis meyenii Trin.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis microphylla Steud. – small-leaf bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis montevidensis Spreng. ex Nees  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis nebulosa Boiss. & Reut. – cloud bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis novogaliciana McVaugh  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis oregonensis Vasey – Oregon bentgrass, Oregon redtop 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis pallens Trin. – seashore bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck. – upland bentgrass, autumm bentgrass, upland bent 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis philippiana Rúgolo & De Paula  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis pittieri Hack.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis platensis Parodi  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis reuteri Boiss.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis rosei Scribn. & Merr.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis rossiae Vasey – Ross' bentgrass, mountain bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis sandwicensis Hbd. – Hawai'i bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis scabra Willd. – rough bentgrass, rough bent, ticklegrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis scabrifolia Swallen  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis schaffneri E. Fourn.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis serranoi Phil.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis stolonifera L. – creeping bentgrass, carpet bentgrass, spreading bent, creeping bent, redtop, redtop bent, seaside bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis subpatens Hitchc.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis subrepens (Hitchc.) Hitchc.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis tenerrima Trin.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis tolucensis Kunth  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis trichodes (Kunth) Roem. & Schult.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis turrialbae Mez  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis uliginosa Phil.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis umbellata Colla  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis variabilis Rydb. – mountain bentgrass, mountain redtop 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis venezuelana Mez  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis vidalii Phil.  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis vinealis Schreb. – brown bentgrass 
                                  SpeciesAgrostis virescens Kunth  
       

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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: Agrostis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Agrostis   
       
  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: Agrostis   
       
  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: Agrostis   
       
  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   
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