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Distichlis spicata ssp. stricta  (Torr.) Thorne
Taxonomic Serial No.: 525573

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Distichlis stricta (Torr.) Rydb.
    Distichlis spicata var. stricta (Torr.) Scribn.
    Distichlis stricta var. dentata (Rydb.) C.L. Hitchc.
    Agrostis pungens Bertero
    Brizopyrum prostratum (Kunth) Benth. ex E. Fourn.
    Brizopyrum prostratum (Kunth) E. Fourn.
    Distichlis araucana Phil.
    Distichlis dentata Rydb.
    Distichlis distichophylla (Labill.) Fassett
    Distichlis prostrata (Kunth) E. Desv.
    Distichlis tenuifolia Phil.
    Distichlis viridis Phil.
    Festuca distichophylla (Labill.) Hook. f.
    Festuca distichophylla Michx.
    Megastachya prostrata (Kunth) Roem. & Schult.
    Poa distichophylla (Labill.) R. Br.
    Poa paradoxa Roem. & Schult.
    Poa prostrata Kunth
    Uniola distichophylla (Michx.) Roem. & Schult.
    Uniola distichophylla Labill.
    Uniola flexuosa Buckley
    Uniola multiflora Nutt.
    Uniola prostrata (Kunth) Trin.
    Uniola stricta Torr.
    Brizopyrum spicatum var. strictum (Torr.) A. Gray ex S. Watson
    Distichlis marginata var. stricta (Torr.) Thurb.
    Distichlis maritima var. stricta (Torr.) Thurb.
    Distichlis spicata var. distichophylla (Michx.) Beetle
    Distichlis spicata var. laxa Vasey ex Beal
    Distichlis spicata var. stricta (Torr.) Beetle
    Distichlis stricta var. laxa (Vasey ex Beal) Fawc. & West ex Munz
    Distichlis stricta var. stricta (Torr.) Rydb.
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  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusDistichlis Raf. – saltgrass  
                                  SpeciesDistichlis spicata (L.) Greene – desert saltgrass, marsh spikegrass, saltgrass, inland saltgrass, seashore saltgrass  
                                     SubspeciesDistichlis spicata ssp. stricta (Torr.) Thorne  

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  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: Distichlis spicata ssp. stricta   
  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: Distichlis spicata ssp. stricta   
  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: Distichlis spicata ssp. stricta   
  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: Distichlis spicata ssp. stricta   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: South America  






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