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Ctenium  Panz.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41606

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aplocera Raf.
    Campuloa Desv.
    Campulosus Desv.
    Monathera Raf.
    Monocera Elliott
    Triatherus Raf.
  Common Name(s): toothache grass
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  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  
                               GenusCtenium Panz. – toothache grass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Ctenium aromaticum (Walter) Alph. Wood – toothache grass, toothachegrass 
                                  Species Ctenium bahiense Longhi-Wagner  
                                  Species Ctenium brachystachyum (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Ctenium brevispicatum J.G. Sm.  
                                  Species Ctenium chapadense (Trin.) Döll  
                                  Species Ctenium cirrhosum (Nees) Kunth  
                                  Species Ctenium concissum Swallen  
                                  Species Ctenium floridanum (Hitchc.) Hitchc. – Florida orangegrass 
                                  Species Ctenium planifolium (J. Presl) Kunth  
                                  Species Ctenium plumosum (Hitchc.) Swallen  
                                  Species Ctenium polystachyum Balansa  

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