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Anthoxanthum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41393

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Hierochloe R. Br.
    Ataxia R. Br.
    Dimesia Raf.
    Disarrenum Labill.
    Flavia Heist. ex Fabr.
    Foenodorum Krause
    Savastana Schrank
    Torresia Ruiz & Pav.
    Xanthonanthus St.-Lag.
  Common Name(s): vernalgrass
  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusAnthoxanthum L. – vernalgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum altissimum (Steud.) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum arcticum Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum aristatum Boiss. – annual vernalgrass 
                                  Species Anthoxanthum davidsei (R.W. Pohl) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum gracile Biv.  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum gunckelii (Parodi) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum hirtum (Schrank) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum juncifolium (Hack.) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum mexicanum (Rupr. ex E. Fourn.) Mez  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum monticola (Bigelow) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum nitens (Weber) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum occidentale (Buckley) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum odoratum L. – sweet vernalgrass 
                                  Species Anthoxanthum pusillum (Hack. ex Dusén) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum redolens (Vahl) P. Royen  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum spicatum (Parodi) Veldkamp  
                                  Species Anthoxanthum utriculatum (Ruiz & Pav.) Y. Schouten & Veldkamp  

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  Other Source(s):    
  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 and formerly at   
  Reference for: Anthoxanthum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Anthoxanthum   
  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: Anthoxanthum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Anthoxanthum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Anthoxanthum   
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