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Aristida  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41400

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aristopsis Catasús
 
    Arthratherum P. Beauv.
 
    Chaetaria P. Beauv.
 
    Curtopogon P. Beauv.
 
    Kielboul Adans.
 
    Moulinsia Raf.
 
    Streptachne Kunth
 
    Streptachne R. Br.
 
    Trixostis Raf.
 
  Common Name(s): threeawn
 
    annual threeawn
 
    perennial threeawn species
 
    perennial threeawn
 
       
  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  
                               GenusAristida L. – threeawn, annual threeawn, perennial threeawn species, perennial threeawn  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Variety Aristida ramosissima var. ramosissima Engelm. ex A. Gray – s-curve threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida achalensis Mez  
                                  Species Aristida adscensionis L. – sixweeks threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida amazonensis Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Aristida amplexifolia Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Aristida antoniana Steud. ex Döll  
                                  Species Aristida appressa Vasey  
                                  Species Aristida arizonica Vasey – Arizona threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida arubensis Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida asplundii Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida basiramea Engelm. ex Vasey – forked threeawn, forked three-awn 
                                  Species Aristida bissei Catasús  
                                  Species Aristida brasiliensis Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Aristida brittonorum Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida calcicola Hitchc. & Ekman  
                                  Species Aristida californica Thurb. – California threeawn, Mojave threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida capillacea Lam.  
                                  Species Aristida chapadensis Trin.  
                                  Species Aristida chaseae Hitchc. – Chase's threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida chiclayensis Tovar  
                                  Species Aristida circinalis Lindm.  
                                  Species Aristida coerulescens Desf.  
                                  Species Aristida cognata Trin. & Rupr. – spreading threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida condensata Chapm. – piedmont threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida condylifolia Caro  
                                  Species Aristida constricta Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Aristida correlliae P.M. McKenzie, Urbatsch & Proctor  
                                  Species Aristida curtifolia Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida desmantha Trin. & Rupr. – curly threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida dichotoma Michx. – churchmouse threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida divaricata Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. – poverty threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida divulsa Andersson  
                                  Species Aristida echinulata Roseng. & Izag.  
                                  Species Aristida ecuadoriensis Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida ekmaniana Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida elliptica (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida eludens Allred & Valdés-Reyna  
                                  Species Aristida erecta Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida filifolia (Arechav.) Herter  
                                  Species Aristida flabellata Caro  
                                  Species Aristida flaccida Trin. & Rupr.  
                                  Species Aristida floridana (Chapm.) Vasey – Key West threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida fragilis Hitchc. & Ekman  
                                  Species Aristida friesii Hack. ex Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida geminiflora E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Aristida gibbosa (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida glaziovii Hack. ex Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida guayllabambensis Lćgaard  
                                  Species Aristida gypsophila Beetle – gypsum threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida gyrans Chapm. – corkscrew threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida hackelii Arechav.  
                                  Species Aristida hamulosa Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida hassleri Hack.  
                                  Species Aristida havardii Vasey – Havard's threeawn, harvard threeawn, Havard threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida hintonii Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida hitchcockiana Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida jaliscana R. Guzmán R. & Jaramillo  
                                  Species Aristida jaucensis Catasús  
                                  Species Aristida jorullensis Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida jubata (Arechav.) Herter  
                                  Species Aristida laevigata Hitchc. & Ekman  
                                  Species Aristida laevis (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida lanigera Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Aristida lanosa Muhl. ex Elliott – woollysheath threeawn, woolysheath threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida laxa Cav.  
                                  Species Aristida liebmannii E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Aristida longespica Poir.  
                                  Species Aristida longifolia Trin.  
                                  Species Aristida macrantha Hack.  
                                  Species Aristida macrophylla Hack.  
                                  Species Aristida mandoniana Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida mendocina Phil.  
                                  Species Aristida mexicana Scribn. ex Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida minutiflora Caro  
                                  Species Aristida mohrii Nash – Mohr's threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida moritzii Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida multiramea Hack.  
                                  Species Aristida murina Cav.  
                                  Species Aristida neglecta León ex Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida nicorae Sulekic  
                                  Species Aristida niederleinii Mez  
                                  Species Aristida oligantha Michx. – prairie threeawn, Oldfield (Prairie) 3-awn, oldfield threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida oligospira (Hack.) Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida pallens Cav.  
                                  Species Aristida palustris (Chapm.) Vasey – longleaf threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida pansa Wooton & Standl. – Wooton's threeawn, Wooton threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida parodii Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida patula Chapm. ex Nash – tall threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida pedroensis Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida pendula Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Aristida petersonii Allred & Valdés-Reyna  
                                  Species Aristida pinifolia Catasús  
                                  Species Aristida pittieri Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida portoricensis Pilg. – pelos del diablo 
                                  Species Aristida pradana León  
                                  Species Aristida pubescens Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Aristida pumila Decne.  
                                  Species Aristida purpurascens Poir. – arrowfeather threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida purpurea Nutt. – purple threeawn, purple three-awn, purple 3-awn, red threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida purpusiana Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida ramosissima Engelm. ex A. Gray – s-curve threeawn, s curve threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida recurvata Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida refracta Griseb. – islandthicket threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida repens Trin.  
                                  Species Aristida rhizomophora Swallen – Florida threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida riograndensis Severo & Boldrini  
                                  Species Aristida riparia Trin.  
                                  Species Aristida rosei Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida sanctae-luciae Trin.  
                                  Species Aristida sandinensis Catasús  
                                  Species Aristida sayapensis Caro  
                                  Species Aristida schiedeana Trin. & Rupr. – single threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida scribneriana Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida setifolia Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida simpliciflora Chapm. – southern threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida spanospicula Allred, Valdés-Reyna & Sánchez-Ken  
                                  Species Aristida spegazzinii Arechav.  
                                  Species Aristida spiciformis Elliott – bottlebrush threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida stricta Michx. – pineland threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida subaequans Döll  
                                  Species Aristida subspicata Trin. & Rupr.  
                                  Species Aristida subulata Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida suringarii Henrard – St. Eustatius threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida swartziana Steud. – Swartz's threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida tarapotana Mez  
                                  Species Aristida tenuifolia Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida teretifolia Arechav.  
                                  Species Aristida ternipes Cav. – spidergrass, spider threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida torta (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Aristida trachyantha Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida tuberculosa Nutt. – seaside threeawn 
                                  Species Aristida tuitensis Sánchez-Ken & Dávila  
                                  Species Aristida uruguayensis Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida vaginata Hitchc.  
                                  Species Aristida valida Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida venesuelae Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida venustula Arechav.  
                                  Species Aristida vexativa Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida victoriana Sulekic  
                                  Species Aristida vilfifolia Henrard  
                                  Species Aristida villosa B.L. Rob. & Greenm.  
       

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