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Bromus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40478

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aechmophora Steud.
 
    Anisantha K. Koch
 
    Avenaria Heist. ex Fabr.
 
    Bromopsis (Dumort.) Fourr.
 
    Ceratochloa P. Beauv.
 
    Forasaccus Bubani
 
    Genea (Dumort.) Dumort.
 
    Libertia Lej.
 
    Michelaria Dumort.
 
    Nevskiella Krecz. & Vved.
 
    Serrafalcus Parl.
 
    Stenofestuca (Honda) Nakai
 
    Triniusa Steud.
 
    Trisetobromus Nevski
 
    Zerna Panz.
 
  Common Name(s): brome
 
    brome spp.
 
       
  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  
                               GenusBromus L. – brome, brome spp.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Variety Bromus sitchensis var. sitchensis Trin. – Sitka brome 
                                  Species Bromus aleutensis Trin. ex Griseb. – Aleutian brome 
                                  Species Bromus alopecuros Poir. – weedy brome 
                                  Species Bromus anomalus Rupr. ex E. Fourn. – nodding brome, nodding bromegrass 
                                  Species Bromus araucanus Phil.  
                                  Species Bromus arenarius Labill. – Australian brome 
                                  Species Bromus arizonicus (Shear) Stebbins – Arizona brome 
                                  Species Bromus arvensis L. – field brome 
                                  Species Bromus attenuatus Swallen  
                                  Species Bromus auleticus Trin. ex Nees  
                                  Species Bromus berteroanus Colla  
                                  Species Bromus biebersteinii Roemer & J.A. Schultes – meadow brome 
                                  Species Bromus bonariensis Parodi & J.A. Cámara  
                                  Species Bromus brachyantherus Döll  
                                  Species Bromus briziformis Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – rattlesnake brome 
                                  Species Bromus carinatus Hook. & Arn. – California brome, mountain brome 
                                  Species Bromus caroli-henrici Greuter  
                                  Species Bromus catharticus Vahl – rescuegrass, rescue brome, rescue grass, rescuegras 
                                  Species Bromus cebadilla Steud.  
                                  Species Bromus ciliatus L. – fringed brome 
                                  Species Bromus coloratus Steud.  
                                  Species Bromus commutatus Schrad. – meadow brome, hairy brome, hairy chess 
                                  Species Bromus condensatus Hack.  
                                  Species Bromus danthoniae Trin. ex C.A. Mey. – oat brome 
                                  Species Bromus densus Swallen  
                                  Species Bromus diandrus Roth – ripgut brome 
                                  Species Bromus dolichocarpus Wagnon  
                                  Species Bromus erectus Huds. – erect brome 
                                  Species Bromus exaltatus Bernh.  
                                  Species Bromus flexuosus Planchuelo  
                                  Species Bromus frondosus (Shear) Wooton & Standl. – weeping brome 
                                  Species Bromus grandis (Shear) Hitchc. – tall brome 
                                  Species Bromus grossus Desf. ex DC. – whiskered brome 
                                  Species Bromus gunckelii Matthei  
                                  Species Bromus hallii (Hitchc.) Saarela & P.M. Peterson  
                                  Species Bromus hordeaceus L. – soft brome, soft chess 
                                  Species Bromus inermis Leyss. – smooth brome, awnless brome 
                                  Species Bromus japonicus Thunb. ex Murray – Japanese brome, Japanese chess, Japanese bromegrass 
                                  Species Bromus kalmii A. Gray – arctic brome, wild chess, brome de Kalm, Kalm's brome 
                                  Species Bromus laevipes Shear – Chinook brome, woodland brome 
                                  Species Bromus lanatipes (Shear) Rydb. – woolly brome 
                                  Species Bromus lanatus Kunth  
                                  Species Bromus lanceolatus Roth – Mediterranean brome 
                                  Species Bromus latiglumis (Scribn. ex Shear) Hitchc. – earlyleaf brome, broad-glumed brome, early-leaf brome 
                                  Species Bromus lepidus Holmb. – slender soft brome 
                                  Species Bromus lithobius Trin.  
                                  Species Bromus luzonensis J. Presl – hoary brome 
                                  Species Bromus madritensis L. – compact brome, Spanish brome 
                                  Species Bromus mango E. Desv. – mango brome 
                                  Species Bromus marginatus Nees ex Steud. – mountain brome 
                                  Species Bromus maritimus (Piper) Hitchc. – seaside brome 
                                  Species Bromus meyeri Swallen  
                                  Species Bromus modestus Renvoize  
                                  Species Bromus mucroglumis Wagnon – sharpglume brome, sharp glume brome 
                                  Species Bromus nottowayanus Fernald – Nottoway Valley brome 
                                  Species Bromus orcuttianus Vasey – Orcutt's brome, Orcutt brome 
                                  Species Bromus pacificus Shear – Pacific brome 
                                  Species Bromus parodii Covas & Itria  
                                  Species Bromus pellitus Hack.  
                                  Species Bromus pitensis Kunth  
                                  Species Bromus polyanthus Scribn. ex Shear – Great Basin brome, polyanthus brome 
                                  Species Bromus porteri (J.M. Coult.) Nash – Porter brome 
                                  Species Bromus pseudolaevipes Wagnon – coast range brome 
                                  Species Bromus X pseudothominii P.M. Sm.  
                                  Species Bromus pubescens Muhl. ex Willd. – hairy woodland brome, hairy wood brome grass, brome pubescent 
                                  Species Bromus pumpellianus Scribn.  
                                  Species Bromus racemosus L. – bald brome 
                                  Species Bromus ramosus Huds. – hairy brome 
                                  Species Bromus richardsonii Link  
                                  Species Bromus rubens L. – red brome, foxtail brome 
                                  Species Bromus scoparius L. – broom brome 
                                  Species Bromus secalinus L. – rye brome, chess, chess brome, ryebrome, bromegrass, cheat 
                                  Species Bromus segetum Kunth  
                                  Species Bromus setifolius J. Presl  
                                  Species Bromus sitchensis Trin. – Alaska brome 
                                  Species Bromus squarrosus L. – corn brome 
                                  Species Bromus sterilis L. – poverty brome, barren bromegrass, sterile brome 
                                  Species Bromus striatus Hitchc.  
                                  Species Bromus suksdorfii Vasey – Suksdorf's brome 
                                  Species Bromus tectorum L. – cheatgrass, cheat grass, downy brome, early chess, military grass, wild oats 
                                  Species Bromus texensis (Shear) Hitchc. – Texas brome 
                                  Species Bromus thysanoglottis Soderstr. & Beaman  
                                  Species Bromus tunicatus Phil.  
                                  Species Bromus villosissimus Hitchc.  
                                  Species Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear – Columbia brome 
       

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