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Agrostis stolonifera  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40400

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Agrostis palustris Huds.
    Agrostis stolonifera var. compacta Hartm.
    Agrostis alba var. stolonifera (L.) Sm.
    Agrostis maritima Lam.
    Agrostis adscendens Lange
    Agrostis albida Trin.
    Agrostis ambigua Roem. & Schult.
    Agrostis aristulata Müll. Hal.
    Agrostis aspera Weber
    Agrostis brevis Knapp
    Agrostis bryoides Dumort.
    Agrostis caespitosa Gaudich.
    Agrostis caespitosa Gaudich. ex Mirb.
    Agrostis decumbens Hall. f. ex Gaudin
    Agrostis depressa Vasey
    Agrostis dulcis (Pers.) Sibth. ex Kunth
    Agrostis eliasii Sennen
    Agrostis filifolia Link
    Agrostis flava O.F. Müll.
    Agrostis glaucescens (C. Presl) Spreng.
    Agrostis jacutica Schischk.
    Agrostis karsensis Litv.
    Agrostis macrantha Schischk.
    Agrostis maritima With.
    Agrostis mutabilis Knapp
    Agrostis nemoralis Phil.
    Agrostis patula Gaudin
    Agrostis prorepens (W.D.J. Koch) G. Mey. ex Asch.
    Agrostis prostrata Hook. f.
    Agrostis pseudoalba Klokov
    Agrostis reptans Rydb.
    Agrostis sibirica Petrov
    Agrostis sicula Kunth
    Agrostis sinaica Boiss.
    Agrostis stolonizans Besser ex Schult. & Schult. f.
    Agrostis straminea Hartman
    Agrostis zerovii Klokov
    Apera palustris (Huds.) Gray
    Decandolia stolonifera (L.) Bastard
    Milium maritimum (Lam.) Clem. & Rubic
    Milium stoloniferum (L.) Lag.
    Sporobolus gaudichaudii (Steud.) Albov
    Vilfa gaudichaudii Steud.
    Vilfa maritima (Lam.) P. Beauv.
    Vilfa stolonifera (L.) P. Beauv.
    Agrostis alba ssp. patula (Gaudin) Arcang.
    Agrostis alba ssp. stolonifera (L.) V. Jirásek
    Agrostis alba ssp. stolonizans (Besser ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Lavrenko
    Agrostis stolonifera ssp. albida (Trin.) Tzvelev
    Agrostis stolonifera ssp. palustris (Huds.) Tzvelev
    Agrostis stolonifera ssp. stolonizans (Besser ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Soó
    Agrostis stolonifera ssp. straminea (Hartman) Tzvelev
    Agrostis alba var. compacta Hartm.
    Agrostis alba var. straminea (Hartman) Richter
    Agrostis capillaris var. stolonifera (L.) Druce
    Agrostis polymorpha var. stolonifera (L.) Huds.
    Agrostis stolonifera var. maritima (Lam.) W.D.J. Koch
    Agrostis stolonifera var. prorepens W.D.J. Koch
    Agrostis tenuis var. stolonifera (L.) Podp.
    Agrostis vulgaris var. stolonifera (L.) G. Mey.
    Agrostis vulgaris var. stolonifera (L.) W.D.J. Koch
    Agrostis stolonifera f. aristigera Fernald
    Agrostis stolonifera f. patula (Gaudin) Beldie
  Common Name(s): creeping bentgrass
    carpet bentgrass
    spreading bent
    creeping bent
    redtop bent
    seaside bentgrass
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusAgrostis L. – bentgrass  
                                  SpeciesAgrostis stolonifera L. – creeping bentgrass, carpet bentgrass, spreading bent, creeping bent, redtop, redtop bent, seaside bentgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Agrostis stolonifera var. palustris (Huds.) Farw.  
                                     Variety Agrostis stolonifera var. stolonifera L. – creeping bentgrass 

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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 and formerly at   
  Reference for: Agrostis stolonifera   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Agrostis stolonifera   
  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 stolonifera   
  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: Agrostis stolonifera   
  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: Agrostis stolonifera   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Hawaii, Native  
    Alaska, Native  






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