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Panicum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 40901

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chasea Nieuwl.
 
    Eatonia Raf.
 
    Eriolytrum Kunth
 
    Monachne P. Beauv.
 
    Talasium Spreng.
 
  Common Name(s): panicum
 
    panicgrass
 
       
  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  
                               GenusPanicum L. – panicum, panicgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Variety Panicum bulbosum var. bulbosum Kunth – bulb panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum alatum Zuloaga & Morrone – winged panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum altum Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum amarum Elliott – bitter panicgrass, bitter panicum 
                                  Species Panicum antidotale Retz. – blue panic, blue panicum, blue panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum aquarum Zuloaga & Morrone  
                                  Species Panicum aquaticum Poir.  
                                  Species Panicum arctum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum arundinariae Trin. ex E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Panicum auricomum Nees ex Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum aztecanum Zuloaga & Morrone  
                                  Species Panicum bartlettii Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum beecheyi Hook. & Arn. – rock panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum bergii Arechav. – Berg's panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum beyeri Hitchc. & Ekman  
                                  Species Panicum bisulcatum Thunb. – Japanese panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum brachyanthum Steud. – prairie panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum bresolinii L.B. Sm. & Wassh.  
                                  Species Panicum brevifolium L.  
                                  Species Panicum caaguazuense Henrard  
                                  Species Panicum campestre Nees ex Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum capillare L. – panicgrass, ticklegrass, tumble panic, tumbleweed grass, witches hair, witchgrass, annual witchgrass, common panic grass, common witchgrass 
                                  Species Panicum capillarioides Vasey – slender panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum cayennense Lam.  
                                  Species Panicum cayoense Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum cervicatum Chase  
                                  Species Panicum chaseae (M. K. Elias) Thomasson, J. R.  
                                  Species Panicum chaseae Roseng., B.R. Arrill. & Izag.  
                                  Species Panicum chloroleucum Griseb.  
                                  Species Panicum coloratum L. – klinegrass, kleingrass 
                                  Species Panicum complanatum Guglieri, Longhi-Wagner & Zuloaga  
                                  Species Panicum condensatum Bertol.  
                                  Species Panicum cordovense E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Panicum cyanescens Nees ex Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum deciduum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum decolorans Kunth  
                                  Species Panicum deustum Thunb.  
                                  Species Panicum dichotomiflorum Michx. – western witchgrass, fall panicum, fall panicgrass, fall panic 
                                  Species Panicum diffusum Sw. – West Indian panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum elephantipes Nees ex Trin. – elephant panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum eliasi A.B. Leonard  
                                  Species Panicum ephemeroides Zuloaga & Morrone  
                                  Species Panicum exiguum Mez  
                                  Species Panicum fauriei Hitchc. – Faurie's panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum flexile (Gatt.) Scribn. – wiry witch grass, wiry panicgrass, wiry panic grass 
                                  Species Panicum fonticola Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum furvum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum ghiesbreghtii E. Fourn. – Ghiesbreght's panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum glabripes Döll  
                                  Species Panicum gouinii E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Panicum grande Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum granuliferum Kunth  
                                  Species Panicum guatemalense Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum haenkeanum J. Presl  
                                  Species Panicum hallii Vasey – Hall's panicgrass, Hall panicum, Hall's panic, Hall's panicum, Hall's panicum 
                                  Species Panicum havardii Vasey – Havard's panicgrass, havard panicum, Havard's panicum 
                                  Species Panicum hemitomon Schult. – maidencane, mountain panic 
                                  Species Panicum hillmanii Chase – Hillman's panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum hirsutum Sw. – hairy panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum hirticaule J. Presl – Mexican panicgrass, woodland panic, roughstalk witchgrass 
                                  Species Panicum hirtum Lam.  
                                  Species Panicum hispidifolium Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum hylaeicum Mez  
                                  Species Panicum ichunense Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum incumbens Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum kaalaense Hitchc.  
                                  Species Panicum konaense Whitney & Hosaka – Kona panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum lacustre Hitchc. & Ekman – lakeshore panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum laevifolium Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum lepidulum Hitchc. & Chase – scale panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum leptachne Döll  
                                  Species Panicum ligulare Nees ex Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum lineale H. St. John – Kauai panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum longipedicellatum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum longissimum (Mez) Henrard  
                                  Species Panicum longivaginatum H. St. John – longsheath panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum longum Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum machrisiana Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum magellanicum Poir.  
                                  Species Panicum magnispicula Zuloaga, Morrone & Valls  
                                  Species Panicum makarikariensis (Gooss.) Van Rensb.  
                                  Species Panicum micranthum Kunth  
                                  Species Panicum miliaceum L. – blackseeded proso millet, panic millet, proso, wild millet, wild proso millet, panicum, broomcorn millet, hog millet, proso millet, broomcorn panic 
                                  Species Panicum millegrana Poir.  
                                  Species Panicum missionum Ekman  
                                  Species Panicum mohavense Reeder – Mojave panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum mucronulatum Mez  
                                  Species Panicum mystasipum Zuloaga & Morrone  
                                  Species Panicum napaliense Davidse – Napali panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum nephelophilum Gaudich. – konakona 
                                  Species Panicum nervosum Lam.  
                                  Species Panicum niihauense H. St. John – Lau `ehu, Niihau panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum noterophilum Renvoize  
                                  Species Panicum nutabundum Zuloaga & Morrone  
                                  Species Panicum olyroides Kunth  
                                  Species Panicum orinocanum Luces  
                                  Species Panicum ovuliferum Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum paludosum Roxb. – Chesapeake panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum pampinosum Hitchc. & Chase – Arizona panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum pandum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum pantrichum Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum parcum Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum parvifolium Lam. – smallflower panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum parviglume Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum pedersenii Zuloaga  
                                  Species Panicum peladoense Henrard  
                                  Species Panicum pellitum Trin. – Maui panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum penicillatum Nees ex Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum petilum Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum petrense Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum philadelphicum Bernh. ex Trin. – Philadelphia panicgrass, Philadelphia panic grass, panic de Philadelphie 
                                  Species Panicum pilosum Sw.  
                                  Species Panicum polycomum Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum polygonatum Schrad.  
                                  Species Panicum pseudisachne Mez  
                                  Species Panicum pyrularium Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum quadriglume (Döll) Hitchc.  
                                  Species Panicum racemosum (P. Beauv.) Spreng.  
                                  Species Panicum radiatius (Vickery) H. St. John  
                                  Species Panicum ramosius Hitchc. – Lanai panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum repens L. – couch panicum, creeping panic, panic rampant, wainaku grass, torpedo grass, torpedograss 
                                  Species Panicum rhizogonum Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum rivale Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum rudgei Roem. & Schult.  
                                  Species Panicum rupestre Trin.  
                                  Species Panicum scabridum Döll  
                                  Species Panicum schwackeanum Mez  
                                  Species Panicum sellowii Nees  
                                  Species Panicum stagnatile Hitchc. & Chase  
                                  Species Panicum stevensianum Hitchc. & Chase – Stevens' panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum stramineum Hitchc. & Chase – Sonoran panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum sublaeve Swallen  
                                  Species Panicum subulatum Spreng.  
                                  Species Panicum sumatrense Roth – little millet 
                                  Species Panicum tamaulipense F.R. Waller & Morden  
                                  Species Panicum tenuifolium Hook. & Arn. – parkland panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum tepuianum Davidse & Zuloaga  
                                  Species Panicum torridum Gaudich. – torrid panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum trichanthum Nees – thicket panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum trichidiachne Döll  
                                  Species Panicum trichocladum Hack. ex K. Schum.  
                                  Species Panicum trichoides Sw. – tropical panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum tricholaenoides Steud.  
                                  Species Panicum tuerckheimii Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum urvilleanum Kunth – desert panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum validum Mez  
                                  Species Panicum vaseyanum Scribn. ex Beal  
                                  Species Panicum venezuelae Hack. – Venezuelan panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum verrucosum Muhl. – warty panicgrass 
                                  Species Panicum virgatum L. – old switch panic grass, switchgrass 
                                  Species Panicum wettsteinii Hack.  
                                  Species Panicum xerophilum (Hillebr.) Hitchc. – kakonakona 
                                  Species Panicum yavitaense Swallen  
       

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