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Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 566071

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Poa pratensis var. domestica Laest.
    Paneion pratense (L.) Lunell
    Poa angustiglumis Roshev.
    Poa articulata Ovcz.
    Poa boliviensis Hack.
    Poa garanica Ikonn.
    Poa ianthoides Roiv.
    Poa maydelii Roshev.
    Poa peckii Chase
    Poa pinegensis Roshev.
    Poa angustifolia var. angustiglumis (Roshev.) Vorosch.
    Poa pratensis var. angustiglumis (Roshev.) Bondar ex O. N. Korovina
    Poa pratensis var. pinegensis (Roshev.) Bondar ex O. N. Korvina
    Poa pratensis var. pratensis L.
    Poa pratensis var. transnominatum Bondar ex O. N. Korovina
  Common Name(s): Kentucky bluegrass
  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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusPoa L. – bluegrass, bluegrass spp.  
                                  SpeciesPoa pratensis L. – Kentucky bluegrass  
                                     SubspeciesPoa pratensis ssp. pratensis L. – Kentucky bluegrass  

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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: Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis   
  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: Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis   
  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: Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Native  
    Alaska, Native & Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Native  






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