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Puccinellia  Parl.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41176

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Atropis (Trin.) Rupr. ex Griseb.
 
    Atropis Rupr.
 
    Heleochloa (Fr.) Drejer
 
    Heleochloa Fr.
 
    Pseudosclerochloa Tzvelev
 
  Common Name(s): alkaligrass
 
       
  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, phanÚrogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylÚdones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminÚes  
                               GenusPuccinellia Parl. – alkaligrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Variety Puccinellia vaginata var. elegans T.J. S°rensen  
                                  Species Puccinellia andersonii Swallen – Anderson's alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia angustata (R. Br.) E.L. Rand & Redfield – narrow alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia arctica (Hook.) Fernald & Weath. – arctic alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia argentinensis (Hack.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia banksiensis Consaul  
                                  Species Puccinellia biflora (Steud.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia borealis Swallen  
                                  Species Puccinellia bruggemannii T.J. S°rensen – Prince Patrick alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia distans (Jacq.) Parl. – spreading alkali grass, weeping alkaligrass, European alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia fasciculata (Torr.) E.P. Bicknell – Torrey alkaligrass, saltmarsh alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia festuciformis (Host) Parl.  
                                  Species Puccinellia frigida (Phil.) I.M. Johnst.  
                                  Species Puccinellia geniculata (V.I. Krecz.) HultÚn  
                                  Species Puccinellia glaucescens (Phil.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia groenlandica T.J. S°rensen – Greenland alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia howellii J.I. Davis – Howell's alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia kamtschatica Holmb. – Alaska alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia kurilensis (Takeda) Honda – dwarf alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia lemmonii (Vasey) Scribn. – Lemmon's alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia magellanica (Hook. f.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia maritima (Huds.) Parl. – seaside alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia mendozina (Hack.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia nutkaensis (J. Presl) Fernald & Weath. – Nootka alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia nuttalliana (Schult.) Hitchc. – Nuttall alkaligrass, Nuttall's alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia parishii Hitchc. – Parish alkaligrass, bog alkaligrass, Parish's alkali grass 
                                  Species Puccinellia parvula Hitchc.  
                                  Species Puccinellia phryganodes (Trin.) Scribn. & Merr. – creeping alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia porsildii T.J. S°rensen – Porsild's alkali grass 
                                  Species Puccinellia preslii (Hack.) Ponert  
                                  Species Puccinellia pumila (Vasey) Hitchc. – dwarf alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia pusilla (Hack.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia rupestris (With.) Fernald & Weath. – British alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia sibirica Holmb.  
                                  Species Puccinellia simplex Scribn. – California alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia skottsbergii (Pilg.) Parodi  
                                  Species Puccinellia sublaevis (Holmb.) Tzvelev – smooth alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia tenella (Lange) Holmb. – tundra alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia tenuiflora (Griseb.) Scribn. & Merr.  
                                  Species Puccinellia vaginata (Lange) Fernald & Weath. – sheathed alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia vahliana (Liebm.) Scribn. & Merr. – Vahl's alkaligrass 
                                  Species Puccinellia wrightii (Scribn. & Merr.) Tzvelev – Wright's alkaligrass 
       

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