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Dactyloctenium aegyptium  (L.) Willd.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41630

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cynosurus aegyptius L.
 
    Aegilops saccharinum Walter
 
    Chloris mucronata Michx.
 
    Cynosurus carolinianus Willd. ex Steud.
 
    Cynosurus distachyos Rottler ex Steud.
 
    Dactyloctenium aegyptiacus Willd.
 
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) P. Beauv.
 
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Richt.
 
    Dactyloctenium distachyum Trin.
 
    Dactyloctenium meridionale Ham.
 
    Dactyloctenium mucronatum (Michx.) Willd.
 
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Desf.
 
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Pers.
 
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Roberty
 
    Eleusine aegyptia (L.) Roxb.
 
    Eleusine aegyptia Raf.
 
    Eleusine aegyptiaca (L.) Desf.
 
    Eleusine cruciata Elliott
 
    Eleusine cruciata Lam.
 
    Eleusine egyptia Raf.
 
    Eleusine mucronata (Michx.) Hornem.
 
    Eleusine mucronata Stokes
 
    Eleusine pectinata Moench
 
    Dactyloctenium aegyptius var. mucronatum (Michx.) Lanza & Mattei
 
    Dactyloctenium mucronatum var. erectum E. Fourn.
 
    Dactyloctenium aegyptium f. viviparum Beetle
 
  Common Name(s): crowfoot grass
 
    Egyptian grass
 
    Durban crowsfoot grass
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusDactyloctenium Willd. – crowsfoot grass, crowfoot grass  
                                  SpeciesDactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Willd. – crowfoot grass, Egyptian grass, Durban crowsfoot 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: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
       
  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: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
       
  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: Dactyloctenium aegyptium   
       
  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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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    Oceania  
    North America  
    South America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
 

 

   

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