Tridens

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Contains 6 accepted taxa overall.

Family:POACEAE
Common Name:TRIDENS
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order POALES
FamilyPOACEAE
Genus Tridens

Citation

Citation TRIDENS Roemer & Schultes, Syst. Veg. 2: 34, 599. 1817.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Tridens quinquefidus (Pursh) Roemer & Schultes (Poa quinquefida Pursh)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Tridens ambiguus PINEBARREN FLUFFGRASS
Tridens carolinianus CAROLINA FLUFFGRASS
Tridens eragrostoides LOVEGRASS TRIDENS
Tridens flavus TALL REDTOP; PURPLETOP TRIDENS
Tridens flavus var. chapmanii CHAPMAN'S PURPLETOP TRIDENS
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Antonella Antonella Caro, Dominguezia 2: 18. 1981. TYPE: Antonella nicorae (Anton) Caro (Tridens nicorae Anton)
Gosweilerochloa Gosweilerochloa Renvoize, Kew Bull. 33: 525. 1979. TYPE: Gosweilerochloa deliculata Renvoize
Rhombolytrum Rhombolytrum Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 296. 1833. TYPE: Rhombolytrum rhomboideum Link
Tricuspis Tricuspis Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 77, 179. 1812, non Persoon 1806. TYPE: Tricuspis caroliniana Palisot de Beauvois = Tridens Roemer & Schultes 1817.
Windsoria Windsoria Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 70. 1818. TYPE: Windsoria poaeformis Nuttall, nom. illegit. (Poa quinquefida Pursh; Poa sesleroides Michaux 1803, non Allioni 1785)