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Schizachyrium sanguineum  (Retz.) Alston
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42075

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Andropogon domingensis (Spreng. ex Schult.) F.T. Hubb.
    Andropogon hirtiflorus (Nees) Kunth
    Andropogon oligostachyus Chapm.
    Andropogon semiberbis (Nees) Kunth
    Rottboellia sanguinea Retz.
    Schizachyrium domingense (Spreng. ex Schult.) Nash
    Schizachyrium feense (E. Fourn.) A. Camus
    Schizachyrium hirtiflorum Nees
    Schizachyrium semiberbe Nees
    Schizachyrium sanguineum var. hirtiflorum (Nees) S.L. Hatch
    Schizachyrium sanguineum var. oligostachyum (Chapm.) S.L. Hatch
    Schizachyrium sanguineum var. sanguineum (Retz.) Alston
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. brevipedicellatus Beal
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. feensis (E. Fourn.) Hack.
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. oligostachyus (Chapm.) Hack.
    Schizachyrium sanguineum var. brevipedicellatum (Beal) S.L. Hatch
    Andropogon acuminatus Swallen
    Andropogon caespitosus Phil.
    Andropogon feensis E. Fourn.
    Andropogon feensis E. Fourn. ex Hemsl.
    Andropogon leptostachyus Benth.
    Andropogon luxurians Ekman
    Andropogon myosurus J. Presl
    Andropogon riedelii Trin.
    Andropogon sanguineus (Retz.) Merr.
    Andropogon schottii Rupr. ex Hack.
    Andropogon semiglaber (Nash) Beetle
    Andropogon tabina Steud. ex Lechler
    Andropogon tener Curtiss ex Hack.
    Andropogon vaginatus J. Presl
    Andropogon velatus Kunth
    Aristida domingensis (Spreng. ex Schult.) Kunth
    Schizachyrium biciliatum Roseng., B.R. Arrill. & Izag.
    Schizachyrium myosurum (J. Presl) A. Camus
    Schizachyrium oligostachyum (Chapm.) Nash
    Schizachyrium riedelii (Trin.) A. Camus
    Schizachyrium schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Nash
    Schizachyrium semiglabrum Nash
    Schizachyrium weberbaueri Pilg.
    Sorghum hirtiflorum (Nees) Kuntze
    Sorghum hirtiflorum Kuntze
    Sorghum myosurus (J. Presl) Kuntze
    Sorghum riedelii (Trin.) Kuntze
    Sorghum schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Kuntze
    Sorghum semiberbe (Nees) Kuntze
    Streptachne domingensis Spreng. ex Schult.
    Thelepogon sanguineus (Retz.) Spreng.
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. genuinus Hack.
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. hirtiflorus (Nees) Kunth
    Andropogon hirtiflorus var. semiberbis (Nees) Stapf
    Andropogon myosurus var. feensis (E. Fourn.) Urbina
    Andropogon riedelii var. genuinus Hack.
    Andropogon riedelii var. multirameus Hack.
    Andropogon sanguineus var. brevipedicellatus (Beal) Y. Herrera
    Andropogon sanguineus var. oligostachyus (Chapm.) Y. Herrera
    Andropogon semiberbis var. humilis Nees ex Türpe
    Andropogon semiberbis var. incertus Hack.
    Schizachyrium riedelii var. multirameum (Hack.) Henrard
    Schizachyrium semiberbe var. humile Nees
    Schizachyrium weberbaueri var. minus Pilg.
    Andropogon schottii subvar. asperiglumis Hack.
    Andropogon schottii subvar. schottii Rupr. ex Hack.
    Andropogon schottii subvar. typicus Hack.
    Andropogon semiberbis subvar. leptostachyus (Benth.) Hack.
    Andropogon semiberbis subvar. pruinatus Hack.
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. domingense (Spreng. ex Schult.) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. feense (E. Fourn.) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. hirtiflorum (Nees) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. multirameum (Hack.) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. myosurus (J. Presl) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. riedelii (Trin.) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. schottii (Rupr. ex Hack.) Roberty
    Schizachyrium sanguineum subvar. semiberbe (Nees) Roberty
  Common Name(s): crimson bluestem
  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  
                               GenusSchizachyrium Nees – bluestem, little bluestem  
                                  SpeciesSchizachyrium sanguineum (Retz.) Alston – crimson bluestem  

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






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