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Leersia hexandra  Sw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40887

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Homalocenchrus hexandrus (Sw.) Kuntze
 
    Asprella australis (R. Br.) Roem. & Schult.
 
    Asprella hexandra (Sw.) P. Beauv.
 
    Asprella hexandra (Sw.) Roem. & Schult.
 
    Asprella mexicana (Kunth) Roem. & Schult.
 
    Homalocenchrus angustifolius Kuntze
 
    Homalocenchrus gouinii (E. Fourn.) Kuntze
 
    Hygroryza ciliata (Retz.) Nees ex Steud.
 
    Leersia abyssinica Hochst. ex A. Rich.
 
    Leersia aegyptiaca Fig. & De Not.
 
    Leersia angustifolia Munro ex Prod.
 
    Leersia australis R. Br.
 
    Leersia capensis Müll. Hal.
 
    Leersia ciliaris Griff.
 
    Leersia ciliata (Retz.) Roxb.
 
    Leersia contracta Nees
 
    Leersia dubia F. Aresch.
 
    Leersia elongata Willd. ex Trin.
 
    Leersia glaberrima Trin.
 
    Leersia gouinii E. Fourn.
 
    Leersia gracilis Willd. ex Trin.
 
    Leersia luzonensis J. Presl
 
    Leersia mauritanica Salzm. ex Trin.
 
    Leersia mexicana Kunth
 
    Leersia parviflora Desv.
 
    Oryza australis A. Braun ex Schweinf.
 
    Oryza hexandra (Sw.) Döll
 
    Oryza mexicana (Kunth) Döll
 
    Pharus ciliatus Retz.
 
    Pseudoryza ciliata (Retz.) Griff.
 
    Leersia hexandra ssp. grandiflora (Döll) Roseng., B.R. Arrill. & Izag.
 
    Oryza hexandra var. grandiflora Döll
 
    Oryza hexandra var. hexandra (Sw.) Döll
 
  Common Name(s): southern cutgrass
 
       
  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  
                               GenusLeersia Sw. – cutgrass  
                                  SpeciesLeersia hexandra Sw. – southern cutgrass  
       

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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: Leersia hexandra   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Leersia hexandra   
       
  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: Leersia hexandra   
       
  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: Leersia hexandra   
       
  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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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
    South America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Caribbean Territories, Native  
 

 

   

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