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Pleuraphis

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Liliopsida
Subclassis: Commelinidae
Ordo: Poales
Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Chloridoideae
Tribus: Cynodonteae
Genus: Pleuraphis
Species: P. jamesii - P. mutica - P. rigida - P. sericea

Name

Pleuraphis Torr.

References

* GBIF.

Pleuraphis is a small genus of grasses in the Poaceae family known generally as galleta grasses. They are sometimes combined with the genus Hilaria.[1] These grasses are native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico, where they are widespread and common in many types of habitat.

Species

* Pleuraphis jamesii Torr. – James' galleta
* Pleuraphis mutica Buckley – tobosagrass
* Pleuraphis rigida Thurb. – big galleta[2]


References

1. ^ a b "Genus: Pleuraphis Torr.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2001-10-19. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?16003. Retrieved 2011-03-05.
2. ^ "GRIN Species Records of Pleuraphis". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/splist.pl?16003. Retrieved 2011-03-05.

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