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Cynodon  Rich.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41616

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Capriola Adans.
 
    Dactilon Vill.
 
    Fibichia Koeler
 
  Common Name(s): cynodon
 
    Bermudagrass
 
       
  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  
                               GenusCynodon Rich. – cynodon, Bermudagrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cynodon aethiopicus Clayton & J.R. Harlan – Bermudagrass, Ethiopian dogstooth grass 
                                  Species Cynodon affinis Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon barberi Rang. & Tadul.  
                                  Species Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers. – chiendent pied-de-poule, devilgrass, grama-seda, manienie, motie molulu, Bermudagrass, common bermudagrass 
                                  Species Cynodon distichloides Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon hirsutissimus (Litard. & Maire) Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon incompletus Nees  
                                  Species Cynodon laeviglumis Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon X magennisii Hurcombe  
                                  Species Cynodon maritimus Kunth  
                                  Species Cynodon mucronatus Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon nitidus Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                  Species Cynodon nlemfuensis Vanderyst – Bermudagrass, African Bermudagrass 
                                  Species Cynodon pedicellatus Caro  
                                  Species Cynodon plectostachyus (K. Schum.) Pilg. – Bermudagrass, stargrass 
                                  Species Cynodon radiatus Roth  
                                  Species Cynodon scabrifolius Caro  
                                  Species Cynodon transvaalensis Burtt Davy – Bermudagrass, African dogstooth grass 
       

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