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Deschampsia brevifolia  R. Br.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40587

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Deschampsia brevifolia var. brevifolia R. Br.
 
    Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. brevifolia (R. Br.) Tzvelev
 
    Deschampsia caespitosa ssp. brevifolia (R. Br.) Tzvelev
 
    Aira arctica Spreng.
 
    Aira curtifolia (Scribn.) Rydb.
 
    Deschampsia arctica (Spreng.) Merr.
 
    Deschampsia arctica (Spreng.) Schischk.
 
    Deschampsia brachyphylla Nash
 
    Deschampsia curtifolia Scribn.
 
    Poa evagens Simmons
 
    Aira caespitosa var. arctica (Spreng.) Thurb. ex A. Gray
 
    Aira caespitosa var. brevifolia (R. Br.) Trautv.
 
  Common Name(s): Melville Island hairgrass [English]
 
    Bering hairgrass
 
       
  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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusDeschampsia P. Beauv. – hairgrass  
                                  SpeciesDeschampsia brevifolia R. Br. – Melville Island hairgrass, Bering hairgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Deschampsia brevifolia var. orientalis Hultén  
       

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  Source: CDP, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
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  Reference for: Melville Island hairgrass[English]   
       
  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: Deschampsia brevifolia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Deschampsia brevifolia   
       
  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 brevifolia   
       
  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: Deschampsia brevifolia   
       
  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: Deschampsia brevifolia   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
 

 

   

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