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Bothriochloa  Kuntze
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41476

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Amphilophis Nash
  Common Name(s): bothriochloa
  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  
                               GenusBothriochloa Kuntze – bothriochloa, beardgrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Bothriochloa alta (Hitchc.) Henrard – tall beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa barbinodis (Lag.) Herter – cane bluestem, cane beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa bladhii (Retz.) S.T. Blake – Caucasian bluestem, Australian beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa brasiliensis (Hack.) Henrard  
                                  Species Bothriochloa campii (Swallen) de Wet  
                                  Species Bothriochloa decipiens (Hack.) C.E. Hubb. – crown beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa edwardsiana (Gould) Parodi – Edwards Plateau beardgrass, merrill bluestem 
                                  Species Bothriochloa erianthoides (F. Muell.) C.E. Hubb. – feathered beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa eurylemma M. Marchi & Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Bothriochloa exaristata (Nash) Henrard – awnless beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa hirtifolia (J. Presl) Henrard  
                                  Species Bothriochloa hybrida (Gould) Gould – hybrid beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa imperatoides (Hack.) Herter  
                                  Species Bothriochloa insculpta (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) A. Camus – sweetpitted grass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa ischaemum (L.) Keng – yellow bluestem, Turkestan beard grass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa laguroides (DC.) Herter – silver beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa longipaniculata (Gould) Allred & Gould – longspike beardgrass, longspike silver bluestem 
                                  Species Bothriochloa macra (Steud.) S.T. Blake  
                                  Species Bothriochloa meridionalis M. Marchi & Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Bothriochloa palmeri (Hack.) Pilg.  
                                  Species Bothriochloa perforata (Trin. ex E. Fourn.) Herter  
                                  Species Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus – pitted beardgrass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa reevesii (Gould) Gould  
                                  Species Bothriochloa saccharoides (Sw.) Rydb. – silver bluestem 
                                  Species Bothriochloa springfieldii (Gould) Parodi – Springfield's beardgrass, Springfield's beard grass 
                                  Species Bothriochloa velutina M. Marchi & Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Bothriochloa wrightii (Hack.) Henrard – Wright's beardgrass, Wright's beard grass 

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