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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Calamovilfa

prairie sand reed

Hierarchical position of the Genus Calamovilfa

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
   Subclassis  Commelinidae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 171. Jan-Mar 1967.
common name: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes
   SuperOrdo  Juncanae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 510. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Poales Small
pub. Fl. S.E. U.S.: 48. 1903.
   Familia  Poaceae (R. Br.) Barnh.
pub. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 22: 7. 15 Jan 1895, nom. cons.
common name: Gramineae
   Familia  Gramineae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 28. 4 Aug 1789, nom. cons.
   Genus  Calamovilfa (A.Gray) Hack. ex Scribn. & Southworth
common name: sandreed

Named members of the Genus Calamovilfa

   Species  arcuata K.E. Rogers
common name: Cumberland sandreed
   Species  brevipilis (Torr.) Scribn.
   Varietas  calvipes Fern.
syn. Calamovilfa brevipilis
   Varietas  heterolepis Fern.
syn. Calamovilfa brevipilis
   Species  curtissii (Vasey) Scribn.
common name: Florida sandreed
   Species  gigantea (Nutt.) Scribn. & Merr.
common name: giant sandreed
   Species  longifolia (Hook.) Scribn.
common name: prairie sand reed
   Varietas  longifolia
common name: prairie sandreed
   Varietas  magna Scribn. & Merr.
common name: prairie sandreed

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed October 31, 2004   


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