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Agrostis exarata  Trin.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40412

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Agrostis aenea (Trin.) Trin.
    Agrostis alaskana Hultén
    Agrostis longiligula Hitchc.
    Agrostis melaleuca (Trin.) Hitchc.
    Agrostis exarata var. exarata Trin.
    Agrostis exarata ssp. minor (Hook.) C.L. Hitchc.
    Agrostis exarata var. monolepis (Torr.) Hitchc.
    Agrostis exarata var. pacifica Vasey
    Agrostis longiligula var. longiligula Hitchc.
    Agrostis longiligula var. australis J.T. Howell
    Agrostis microphylla var. major Vasey
    Agrostis ampla Hitchc.
    Agrostis asperifolia Trin.
    Agrostis exarata var. purpurascens Hultén
    Agrostis exarata var. minor Hook.
    Agrostis alascana Hultén
    Agrostis alashana Hultén
    Agrostis albicans Buckley
    Agrostis berlandieri E. Fourn.
    Agrostis berlandieri E. Fourn. ex Hemsl.
    Agrostis drummondii Torr. ex Hook. f.
    Agrostis durangensis Mez
    Agrostis grandis Trin.
    Agrostis oregonensis Nutt. ex A. Gray
    Agrostis scouleri Trin.
    Agrostis exarata ssp. exarata Trin.
    Agrostis alaskana var. breviflora Hultén
    Agrostis canina var. aenea Trin.
    Agrostis canina var. melaleuca Trin.
    Agrostis exarata var. aenea (Trin.) Griseb.
    Polypogon monspeliensis var. monolepis Torr.
    Agrostis ampla f. monolepis (Torr.) Beetle
    Agrostis exarata f. asperifolia (Trin.) Vasey
  Common Name(s): spike bentgrass
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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 exarata Trin. – spike bentgrass  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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 exarata   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Agrostis exarata   
  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 exarata   
  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 exarata   
  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 exarata   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Alaska, Native  






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