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Elymus elymoides  (Raf.) Swezey
Taxonomic Serial No.: 502264

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Sitanion hystrix (Nutt.) J.G. Sm.
 
    Elymus sitanion Schult.
 
    Sitanion elymoides Raf.
 
    Sitanion velutinum Piper
 
    Aegilops hystrix Nutt.
 
    Chretomeris trichoides Nutt. ex J.G. Sm.
 
    Elymus difformis Nutt. ex J.G. Sm.
 
    Elymus glaber (J.G. Sm.) Burtt Davy
 
    Elymus hystrix (Nutt.) M.E. Jones
 
    Elymus insularis (J.G. Sm.) M.E. Jones
 
    Elymus minor (J.G. Sm.) M.E. Jones
 
    Elymus pubiflorus (J.G. Sm.) Burtt Davy
 
    Hordeum elymoides (Raf.) Schenck
 
    Polyantherix hystrix (Nutt.) Nees
 
    Sitanion albescens Elmer
 
    Sitanion basalticola Piper
 
    Sitanion brevifolium J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion caespitosum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion ciliatum Elmer
 
    Sitanion cinereum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion glabrum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion insulare J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion latifolium Piper
 
    Sitanion marginatum Scribn. & Merr.
 
    Sitanion minus J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion molle J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion montanum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion pubiflorum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion rigidum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion strigosum J.G. Sm.
 
    Sitanion hystrix var. hystrix (Nutt.) J.G. Sm.
 
  Common Name(s): bottlebrush squirreltail
 
    western bottle-brush grass
 
    squirreltail
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                               GenusElymus L. – wildrye  
                                  SpeciesElymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey – bottlebrush squirreltail, western bottle-brush grass, squirreltail  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Elymus elymoides ssp. brevifolius (J.G. Sm.) Barkworth – squirreltail 
                                     Subspecies Elymus elymoides ssp. californicus (J.G. Sm.) Barkworth – squirreltail 
                                     Subspecies Elymus elymoides ssp. elymoides (Raf.) Swezey – squirreltail, bottlebrush squirreltail 
                                     Subspecies Elymus elymoides ssp. hordeoides (Suksd.) Barkworth – squirreltail, desert squirreltail 
       

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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: Elymus elymoides   
       
  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: Elymus elymoides   
       
  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: Elymus elymoides   
       
  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   
  Reference for: Elymus elymoides   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

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