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Cenchrus incertus  M.A. Curtis
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40577

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cenchrus parviceps Shinners
 
    Cenchrus pauciflorus Benth.
 
    Cenchrus albertsonii Runyon
 
    Cenchrus bambusoides Caro & E.A. Sánchez
 
    Cenchrus humilis Hitchc.
 
    Cenchrus microcephalus Nash ex Hitchc. & Chase
 
    Cenchrus muricatus Phil.
 
    Cenchrus roseus E. Fourn.
 
    Cenchrus strictus Chapm.
 
    Cenchrus pauciflorus var. muricatus Caro & E.A. Sánchez
 
    Cenchrus pauciflorus var. pauciflorus Benth.
 
  Common Name(s): field sandbur
 
    coast sandspur
 
    sandbur
 
    southern sandbur
 
    spiny burrgrass
 
       
  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  
                               GenusCenchrus L. – sandbur  
                                  SpeciesCenchrus incertus M.A. Curtis – field sandbur, coast sandspur, sandbur, southern sandbur, spiny burrgrass  
       

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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: Cenchrus incertus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Cenchrus incertus   
       
  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: Cenchrus incertus   
       
  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: Cenchrus incertus   
       
  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   
  Reference for: Cenchrus incertus   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: South America  
       
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