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Hyparrhenia hirta  (L.) Stapf
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41780

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Andropogon hirtus L.
    Andropogon ambiguus Gennari ex Barbey
    Andropogon collinus Lojac.
    Andropogon giganteus Ten.
    Andropogon hirtum L.
    Andropogon hirtusb (L.) Thomson
    Andropogon modicus De Wild.
    Andropogon pilosus Dufour ex Roem. & Schult.
    Andropogon podotrichus Hochst.
    Andropogon pubescens Vis.
    Andropogon sinaicus Delile
    Andropogon transvaalensis Stapf
    Cymbopogon hirtus (L.) Thomson
    Cymbopogon modicus De Wild.
    Cymbopogon pubescens (Andersson) Fritsch
    Cymbopogon transvaalensis (Stapf) Stapf ex Burtt Davy
    Heteropogon hirtus (L.) Andersson ex Schweinf.
    Heteropogon pubescens Andersson
    Hyparrhenia modica (De Wild.) Robyns
    Hyparrhenia podotricha (Hochst.) Andersson
    Hyparrhenia pubescens (Andersson) Chiov.
    Hyparrhenia sinaica (Delile) Llaurado ex G. Lopez Gonzales
    Sorghum hirtum (L.) Kuntze
    Trachypogon hirtus (L.) Nees
    Cymbopogon hirtus ssp. villosum (Pignatti) Pignatti
    Hyparrhenia hirta ssp. pubescens (Andersson) Paunero
    Hyparrhenia hirta ssp. villosa Pignatti
    Andropogon hirsutus var. pubescens (Vis.) Husn.
    Andropogon hirtus var. glabriglumis Oppenh.
    Andropogon hirtus var. glaucus Nábelek
    Andropogon hirtus var. glaucus Schrad.
    Andropogon hirtus var. longiaristatus Willk. ex Willk. & Lange
    Andropogon hirtus var. podotrichus (Hochst.) Hack.
    Andropogon hirtus var. pubescens (Vis.) Vis.
    Hyparrhenia hirta var. longiaristata (Willk. ex Willk. & Lange) Rothm. & P. Silva
    Hyparrhenia hirta var. podotricha (Hochst.) Pic. Serm.
    Hyparrhenia hirta var. pubescens (Andersson) Rawi
    Hyparrhenia hirta var. villosa Paunero
    Hyparrhenia hirta f. brachyphylla Paunero
    Hyparrhenia hirta f. podotricha (Hochst.) Maire & Weiller
    Hyparrhenia hirta f. pubescens (Andersson) Maire & Weiller
  Common Name(s): thatching grass
  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  
                               GenusHyparrhenia Andersson ex E. Fourn. – thatching grass  
                                  SpeciesHyparrhenia hirta (L.) Stapf – thatching 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: Hyparrhenia hirta   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hyparrhenia hirta   
  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: Hyparrhenia hirta   
  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: Hyparrhenia hirta   
  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: Hyparrhenia hirta   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Oceania  
    North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Incidental  
    Hawaii, Introduced  






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