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Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis  (Lam.) N.W. Snow
Taxonomic Serial No.: 566046

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Leptochloa fascicularis (Lam.) A. Gray
    Diplachne acuminata Nash
    Diplachne fascicularis (Lam.) P. Beauv.
    Diplachne maritima E.P. Bicknell
    Leptochloa acuminata (Nash) Mohlenbr.
    Leptochloa fascicularis var. fascicularis (Lam.) A. Gray
    Leptochloa fascicularis var. maritima (E.P. Bicknell) Gleason
    Leptochloa fascicularis var. acuminata (Nash) Gleason
    Cynodon fascicularis (Lam.) Raspail
    Diachroa procumbens (Muhl.) Nutt.
    Diplachne patens E. Fourn.
    Diplachne patens E. Fourn. ex Hemsl.
    Diplachne procumbens (Muhl.) Nash
    Diplachne tracyi Vasey
    Festuca aquatica Bosc ex Roem. & Schult.
    Festuca clandestina Muhl.
    Festuca fascicularis Lam.
    Festuca polystachya Michx.
    Festuca procumbens Muhl.
    Festuca prostrata Muhl. ex Scribn. & Merr.
    Festuca texana Steud.
    Festuca thouini Steud.
    Leptochloa polystachya (Michx.) Kunth
    Leptochloa tracyi (Vasey) Beal
    Tridens veralensis Catasús
    Tridens virens Nees
    Uralepis virens (Nees) Kunth
    Uralepsis composita Buckley
  Common Name(s): bearded sprangletop
  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  
                               GenusLeptochloa P. Beauv. – sprangletop  
                                  SpeciesLeptochloa fusca (L.) Kunth – Malabar sprangletop  
                                     SubspeciesLeptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis (Lam.) N.W. Snow – bearded sprangletop  

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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 and formerly at   
  Reference for: Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis   
  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: Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis   
  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: Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Caribbean Territories, Native  






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