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Deschampsia  P. Beauv.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40585

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Airidium Steud.
    Aristavena F. Albers & Butzin
    Campella Link
    Czerniaevia Turcz. ex Griseb.
    Homoiachne Pilg.
    Monandraira E. Desv.
    Podionapus Dulac
  Common Name(s): hairgrass
  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusDeschampsia P. Beauv. – hairgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Deschampsia airiformis (Steud.) Benth. & Hook. f.  
                                  Species Deschampsia antarctica E. Desv.  
                                  Species Deschampsia berteroana (Kunth) Trin.  
                                  Species Deschampsia brevifolia R. Br. – Melville Island hairgrass, Bering hairgrass 
                                  Species Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P. Beauv. – tufted hairgrass 
                                  Species Deschampsia cordilleranum Hauman  
                                  Species Deschampsia danthonioides (Trin.) Munro – annual hairgrass 
                                  Species Deschampsia domingensis Hitchc. & Ekman  
                                  Species Deschampsia elongata (Hook.) Munro – slender hairgrass 
                                  Species Deschampsia kingii (Hook. f.) E. Desv.  
                                  Species Deschampsia laxa Phil.  
                                  Species Deschampsia liebmanniana (E. Fourn.) Hitchc.  
                                  Species Deschampsia looseriana Parodi  
                                  Species Deschampsia mendocina Parodi  
                                  Species Deschampsia micrantha Phil.  
                                  Species Deschampsia monandra Parodi  
                                  Species Deschampsia nubigena Hillebr. – alpine hairgrass 
                                  Species Deschampsia obensis Roshev.  
                                  Species Deschampsia parvula (Hook. f.) Desv.  
                                  Species Deschampsia patula (Phil.) Pilg. ex Skottsb.  
                                  Species Deschampsia setacea (Huds.) Hack.  
                                  Species Deschampsia sukatschewii (Popl.) Roshev.  
                                  Species Deschampsia venustula Parodi  

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