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Spartina alterniflora  Loisel.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41267

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Spartina alterniflora var. glabra (Muhl. ex Elliott) Fernald
 
    Spartina alterniflora var. pilosa (Merr.) Fernald
 
    Dactylis fasciculata C. Sm.
 
    Dactylis maritima Walter
 
    Limnetis glabra (Muhl. ex Elliott) Eaton & Wright
 
    Limnetis glabra Nutt.
 
    Spartina brasiliensis Raddi
 
    Spartina glabra Muhl.
 
    Spartina glabra Muhl. ex Elliott
 
    Spartina laevigata Bosc ex Link
 
    Spartina merrillii A. Chev.
 
    Trachynotia alterniflora (Loisel.) DC.
 
    Trachynotia alterniflora Steud.
 
    Spartina glabra var. alterniflora (Loisel.) Merr.
 
    Spartina glabra var. pilosa Merr.
 
    Spartina maritima var. alterniflora (Loisel.) St.-Yves
 
    Spartina maritima var. brasiliensis (Raddi) St.-Yves
 
    Spartina maritima var. glabra (Muhl. ex Elliott) St.-Yves
 
    Spartina stricta var. alterniflora (Loisel.) A. Gray
 
    Spartina stricta var. glabra (Muhl. ex Elliott) A. Gray
 
    Spartina stricta var. maritima (Walter) Scribn.
 
    Spartina maritima subvar. pilosa (Merr.) St.-Yves
 
    Spartina maritima subvar. radii St.-Yves
 
  Common Name(s): smooth cordgrass
 
    Atlantic cordgrass
 
    saltmarsh cordgrass
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusSpartina Schreb. – cordgrass  
                                  SpeciesSpartina alterniflora Loisel. – smooth cordgrass, Atlantic cordgrass, saltmarsh cordgrass  
       

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

 

   

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