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Vulpia  C.C. Gmel.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42260

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chloammia Raf.
 
    Dasiola Raf.
 
    Distomomischus Dulac
 
    Festucaria Link
 
    Loretia Duval-Jouve
 
    Mygalurus Link
 
    Nardurus (Bluff, Nees & Schauer) Rchb.
 
    Prosphysis Dulac
 
  Common Name(s): fescue
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderPoales   
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusVulpia C.C. Gmel. – fescue  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Vulpia antucensis Trin.  
                                  Species Vulpia australis (Nees ex Steud.) C.H. Blom  
                                  Species Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray – brome fescue, desert fescue, brome six-weeks grass 
                                  Species Vulpia ciliata Dumort. – fringed fescue 
                                  Species Vulpia elliotea (Raf.) Fernald  
                                  Species Vulpia fasciculata (Forssk.) Samp.  
                                  Species Vulpia geniculata (L.) Link  
                                  Species Vulpia microstachys (Nutt.) Munro – small fescue, twoflower fescue, little fescue 
                                  Species Vulpia muralis (Kunth) Nees  
                                  Species Vulpia myuros (L.) C.C. Gmel. – rat-tail fescue, rat-tailed fescue, rattail fescue, foxtail fescue 
                                  Species Vulpia octoflora (Walter) Rydb. – pullout grass, sixweeks grass, sixweeks fescue, eight-flower six-weeks 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: Vulpia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Vulpia   
       
  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: Vulpia   
       
  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: Vulpia   
       
  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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