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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Chloridoideae
Tribus: Cynodonteae
Subtribus: Tripogoninae
Genus: Halopyrum
Species: H. mucronatum – H. muronatum

Halopyrum Stapf


Halopyrum is a genus of Asian and African plants in the grass family.[2][3] The only known species is Halopyrum mucronatum, native to the Indian Subcontinent, Iran, the Arabian Peninsula, Socotra, Madagascar, and eastern + northeastern Africa (from Egypt to Mozambique).[1][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15][16][17][18]

Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
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Grassbase - The World Online Grass Flora
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