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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Leymus

American dunegrass
wildrye

Hierarchical position of the Genus Leymus

   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  Leymus Hochst.
common name: wildrye

Named members of the Genus Leymus

1
   Species  ambiguus (Vasey & Scribn.) D.R. Dewey
common name: Colorado wildrye
2
   Species  angustus (Trin.) Pilger
common name: Altai wildrye
3
   Species  arenarius (L.) Hochst.
 
4
   Subspecies  mollis (Trin.) Tzvelev
syn. Leymus mollis ssp. mollis
5
   Species  arenicola (Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Pilger
syn. Leymus flavescens
6
   Species  cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) A. Löve
common name: basin wildrye
7
   Species  condensatus (J. Presl) A. Löve
common name: giant wildrye
8
   Species  flavescens (Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Pilger
common name: yellow wildrye
9
   Species  giganteus (Vahl) Pilger
syn. Leymus racemosus
10
   Species  innovatus (Beal) Pilger
 
11
   Subspecies  ambiguus (Vasey & Scribn.) A. Löve
syn. Leymus ambiguus
12
   Species  mollis (Trin.) Pilger
 
13
   Subspecies  mollis
common name: American dunegrass
14
   Subspecies  villosissimus (Scribn.) A. Löve
common name: American dunegrass
15
   Species  multicaulis (Kar. & Kir.) Tzvelev
common name: manystem wildrye
16
   Species  pacificus (Gould) D.R. Dewey
common name: Pacific wildrye
17
   Species  racemosus (Lam.) Tzvelev
 
18
   Subspecies  racemosus
common name: mammoth wildrye
19
   Subspecies  sabulosus (M. Bieb.) Tzvelev
common name: mammoth wildrye
20
   Species  salinus (M.E. Jones) A. Löve
 
21
   Subspecies  mojavensis Barkworth & Atkins
common name: Mojave wildrye
22
   Subspecies  salinus
common name: saline wildrye
23
   Subspecies  salmonis (C.L. Hitchc.) Atkins
common name: saline wildrye
24
   Species  secalinus (Georgi) Tzvel.
common name: wildrye
25
   Species  simplex (Scribn. & Williams) D.R. Dewey
 
26
   Varietas  luxurians (Scribn. & Williams) Beetle
syn. Leymus simplex
27
   Species  triticoides (Buckl.) Pilger
 
28
   Subspecies  multiflorus (Gould) A. Löve
syn. Leymus ×multiflorus
29
   Species  velutinus (Bowden) A.& D. Löve
syn. Leymus innovatus
30
   Species  villosissimus (Scribn.) Tzvelev
syn. Leymus mollis ssp. villosissimus
31
   Species  x multiflorus (Gould) Barkworth & Atkins
32
   Species  x vancouverensis (Vasey) Pilger (pro sp.)

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

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

 

Last reviewed November 01, 2004   

 

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