Aristida

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Contains 22 accepted taxa overall.

Family:POACEAE
Common Name:THREEAWN
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order POALES
FamilyPOACEAE
Genus Aristida

Citation

Citation ARISTIDA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 82. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Aristida adscensionis Linnaeus

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Aristida condensata BIG THREEAWN; PIEDMONT THREEAWN
Aristida dichotoma CHURCHMOUSE THREEAWN
Aristida dichotoma var. curtissii CURTISS' THREEAWN
Aristida floridana KEY WEST THREEAWN
Aristida gyrans CORKSCREW THREEAWN
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Aristopsis Aristopsis Catasús Guerra, Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 16: 439. 1981. TYPE: Aristopsis bissei Catasús Guerra
Arthratherum Arthratherum Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 32, 152, pl. 8(8-9). 1812. TYPE: Arthratherum hygrometricum (R. Brown) Palisot de Beauvois (Aristida hygrometrica R. Brown) Lectotypified by Niles & Chase, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24: 166. 1925.
Chaetaria Chaetaria Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 30, 158, pl. 8(5-6). 1812. TYPE: Chaetaria stricta (Michaux) Palisot de Beauvois (Aristida stricta Michaux) Lectotypified by Hitchcock, U.S.D.A. Bull. (1915-1923) 772: 163. 1920.
Curtopogon Curtopogon Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 32, 159, pl. 8(7). 1812. TYPE: Curtopogon dichotomus (Michaux) Palisot de Beauvois (Aristida dichotoma Michaux)
Kielboul Kielboul Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 31, 539. 1763. TYPE: = Aristida Linnaeus 1753.
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