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Tridens flavus  (L.) Hitchc.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42227

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Triodia flava (L.) Smyth
    Cynodon carolinianus (P. Beauv.) Raspail
    Eragrostis arundinacea Jedwabn.
    Eragrostis tricuspis Trin.
    Festuca flava (L.) F. Muell.
    Festuca purpurea Schreb. ex Steud.
    Festuca quadridens Bosc ex Trin.
    Festuca quadridens Poir.
    Panicum festucoides Poir.
    Poa arundinacea Poir.
    Poa caerulescens Michx. ex P. Beauv.
    Poa flava L.
    Poa quinquefida Pursh
    Poa sesleroides Michx.
    Sieglingia cuprea (Jacq.) Millsp.
    Sieglingia flava (L.) Kuntze
    Sieglingia sesleroides (Michx.) Scribn.
    Tricuspis caroliniana P. Beauv.
    Tricuspis flava (L.) F.T. Hubb.
    Tricuspis novae-boracensis P. Beauv.
    Tricuspis quinquefida P. Beauv. ex Don
    Tricuspis sesleroides Torr.
    Tridens quinquefidus (Pursh) Roem. & Schult.
    Tridens sesleroides Nash
    Triodia caerulescens (Michx.) Desv.
    Triodia cuprea Jacq.
    Triodia festucoides (Poir.) Desv.
    Triodia flava (L.) Hitchc.
    Triodia novaeboracensis (P. Beauv.) Desv.
    Triodia triticoides C.A. Gardner
    Uralepis cuprea (Jacq.) Kunth
    Uralepis tricuspis (Trin.) Steud.
    Windsoria poiformis Nutt.
    Windsoria sesleroides (Michx.) Eaton
    Sieglingia sesleroides var. intermedia Vasey ex L.H. Dewey
    Tricuspis sesleroides var. flexuosa Alph. Wood
    Tricuspis sesleroides var. pallida T. Holm
    Tridens flavus var. aristatus (Scribn. & C.R. Ball) Shinners
    Triodia flava var. aristata (Scribn. & C.R. Ball) Fernald & Griscom
    Triodia sesleroides var. aristata Scribn. & C.R. Ball
    Tridens flavus f. cuprea (Jacq.) Fosberg
    Triodia flava f. cuprea (Jacq.) Fosberg
    Triodia flava f. flava (L.) Smyth
  Common Name(s): purpletop tridens
    purpletop [English]
  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  
                               GenusTridens Roem. & Schult. – tridens, tridens spp.  
                                  SpeciesTridens flavus (L.) Hitchc. – purpletop tridens, purpletop  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Tridens flavus var. chapmanii (Small) Shinners – Chapman's tridens 
                                     Variety Tridens flavus var. flavus (L.) Hitchc. – purpletop tridens 

  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: Tridens flavus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Tridens flavus   
  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: Tridens flavus   
  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: Tridens flavus   
  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: Tridens flavus   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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