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Leymus  Hochst.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 500380

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aneurolepidium Nevski
    Anisopyrum (Griseb.) Gren. & Duval
    Eremium Seberg & Linde-Laursen
  Common Name(s): wildrye
  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanÚrogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylÚdones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminÚes  
                               GenusLeymus Hochst. – wildrye  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Leymus ajanensis (V.N. Vassil.) Tzvelev  
                                  Species Leymus ambiguus (Vasey & Scribn.) D.R. Dewey – Colorado wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus angustus (Trin.) Pilg. – Altai wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus arenarius (L.) Hochst. – sand ryegrass 
                                  Species Leymus californicus (Bol. ex Thurb.) Barkworth  
                                  Species Leymus cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) ┴. L÷ve – basin wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus condensatus (J. Presl) ┴. L÷ve – giant wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus erianthus (Phil.) Dubcovs.  
                                  Species Leymus flavescens (Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Pilg. – yellow wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus innovatus (Beal) Pilg. – downy ryegrass 
                                  Species Leymus mollis (Trin.) Pilg. – American ryegrass, American dunegrass 
                                  Species Leymus multicaulis (Kar. & Kir.) Tzvelev – manystem wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus X multiflorus (Gould) Barkworth & R.J. Atkins – multiflowered wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus pacificus (Gould) D.R. Dewey – Pacific wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus racemosus (Lam.) Tzvelev – Volga wildrye, mammoth wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus salina (M.E. Jones) ┴. L÷ve  
                                  Species Leymus secalinus (Georgi) Tzvelev – wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus simplex (Scribn. & T.A. Williams) D.R. Dewey – alkali wildrye, bullgrass 
                                  Species Leymus triticoides (Buckley) Pilg. – beardless lyme grass, beardless wildrye, creeping wildrye 
                                  Species Leymus X vancouverensis (Vasey) Pilg. – Vancouver wildrye 

  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: Leymus   
  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: Leymus   
  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: Leymus   
  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: Leymus   
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