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Cynodon dactylon  (L.) Pers.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41619

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Capriola dactylon (L.) Kuntze
    Panicum dactylon L.
    Agrostis bermudiana Tussac ex Kunth
    Agrostis filiformis J. König ex Kunth
    Capriola dactylon (L.) Hitchc.
    Chloris cynodon Trin.
    Cynodon aristiglumis Caro & E.A. Sánchez
    Cynodon aristulatus Caro & E.A. Sánchez
    Cynodon erectus J. Presl
    Cynodon glabratus Steud.
    Cynodon occidentalis Willd. ex Steud.
    Cynodon pascuus Nees
    Cynodon portoricensis Willd. ex Steud.
    Cynodon tenuis Trin. ex Spreng.
    Cynodon umbellatus (Lam.) Caro
    Cynosurus dactylon (L.) Pers.
    Cynosurus uniflorus Walter
    Dactilon officinale Vill.
    Digitaria dactylon (L.) Scop.
    Digitaria glumaepatula (Steud.) Miq.
    Digitaria littoralis Salisb.
    Digitaria stolonifera Schrad.
    Fibichia dactylon (L.) Beck
    Fibichia umbellata Koeler
    Milium dactylon (L.) Moench
    Panicum glumaepatulum Steud.
    Paspalum dactylon (L.) Lam.
    Paspalum umbellatum Lam.
    Phleum dactylon Pall. ex Georgi
    Cynodon dactylon ssp. glabratus (Steud.) Chev.
    Cynodon dactylon var. elegans Rendle
    Cynodon dactylon var. glabratus (Steud.) Chiov.
    Cynodon dactylon f. viviparus Beetle
  Common Name(s): chiendent pied-de-poule
    motie molulu
    common bermudagrass
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               GenusCynodon Rich. – cynodon, Bermudagrass  
                                  SpeciesCynodon dactylon (L.) Pers. – chiendent pied-de-poule, devilgrass, grama-seda, manienie, motie molulu, Bermudagrass, common bermudagrass  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Cynodon dactylon var. aridus J.R. Harlan & de Wet – Bermudagrass 
                                     Variety Cynodon dactylon var. biflorus Merino  
                                     Variety Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon (L.) Pers. – Bermudagrass 
                                     Variety Cynodon dactylon var. longiglumis Caro & E.A. Sánchez  
                                     Variety Cynodon dactylon var. pilosus Caro & E.A. Sánchez  

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






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