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Avena sativa  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41459

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Avena byzantina K. Koch
    Avena fatua var. sativa (L.) Hausskn.
    Avena sativa var. orientalis (Schreb.) Alef.
    Avena anglica hort. ex Roemer & Schultes
    Avena chinensis Fisch. ex Roem. & Schult.
    Avena chinensis Link
    Avena cinerea hort. ex Roem. & Schult.
    Avena distans Schur
    Avena flava hort. ex Roem. & Schult.
    Avena fusca Schur
    Avena fuscoflora Schur
    Avena georgiana Roem. & Schult.
    Avena georgica Zuccagni
    Avena grandis Nevski
    Avena heteromalla Haller
    Avena hungarica Lucé
    Avena macrantha (Hack.) Malzev
    Avena macrantha (Hack.) Nevski
    Avena nigra Wallr.
    Avena nodipilosa (Malzev) Malzev
    Avena orientalis Schreb.
    Avena pendula Gilib.
    Avena persarum Nevski
    Avena podolica Pascal. ex Zuccagni
    Avena ponderosa L. ex B.D. Jacks.
    Avena pseudosativa (Thell.) Herter
    Avena pseudosativa Thell. ex Malzev
    Avena racemosa Thuill.
    Avena rubra Zuccagni
    Avena shatilowiana Litv.
    Avena tartarica Ard.
    Avena thellungii Nevski
    Avena unilateralis Brouss, ex Roem. & Schult.
    Avena verna Heuze
    Avena volgensis (Vavilov) Nevski
    Avena fatua ssp. cultiformis Malzev
    Avena fatua ssp. praegravis (Krause) Malzev
    Avena fatua ssp. sativa (L.) Thell.
    Avena sativa ssp. contracta (Neilr.) Celak.
    Avena sativa ssp. nodipilosa (Malzev) Vasc.
    Avena byzantina var. thellungiana (Malzev) E. Morren
    Avena fatua var. glaberrima (Thell.) Malzev
    Avena sativa var. chinensis Döll
    Avena sativa var. contracta Neilr.
    Avena sativa var. glaberrima (Thell.) Maire & Weiller
    Avena sativa var. glaberrima (Thell.) Parodi
    Avena sativa var. nigra Alph. Wood
    Avena sativa var. secunda Alph. Wood
    Avena sterilis var. thellungiana Malzev
    Avena fatua f. glaberrima Thell.
    Avena sativa f. contracta Neilr.
    Avena sterilis f. pseudosativa Thell.
  Common Name(s): common oat
    wild oats
    Common oats
    oatgrass (common)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusAvena L. – oat, oats  
                                  SpeciesAvena sativa L. – common oat, oat, oats, wild oats, Common oats, oatgrass (common)  

  Reference for:    
  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: Avena sativa   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Avena sativa   
  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: Avena sativa   
  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: Avena sativa   
  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: Avena sativa   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
    Alaska, Introduced  






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