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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Orcuttia

orcutt grass

Hierarchical position of the Genus Orcuttia

   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  Orcuttia Vasey
common name: Orcutt grass

Named members of the Genus Orcuttia

   Species  californica Vasey
   Varietas  inaequalis (Hoover) Hoover
syn. Orcuttia inaequalis
   Varietas  viscida Hoover
syn. Orcuttia viscida
   Species  greenei Vasey
syn. Tuctoria greenei
   Species  inaequalis Hoover
common name: San Joaquin Valley Orcutt grass
   Species  mucronata Crampton
syn. Tuctoria mucronata
   Species  pilosa Hoover
common name: hairy Orcutt grass
   Species  tenuis A.S. Hitchc.
common name: slender Orcutt grass
   Species  viscida (Hoover) J. Reeder
common name: Sacramento Orcutt grass

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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