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H Bouteloua americana (L.) Scribn. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Bouteloua (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 399394) with original publication details: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 43: 306 1891.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aristida adscensionis var. americana (L.) Kuntze Synonym L WCSP
Aristida americana L. Synonym H WCSP
Aristida antillarum Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Aristida furcata Poit. ex Roem. & Schult. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Aristida subbiflora Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Atheropogon americanus (L.) E.Fourn. Synonym H WCSP
Atheropogon antillarum (Poir.) Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Botelua americana (L.) Scribn. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Bouteloua elatior Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Bouteloua litigosa Lag. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Bouteloua porphyrantha C.Wright Synonym H WCSP
Chaetaria antillarum (Poir.) Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Cynodon americanus (L.f.) Raspail Synonym H WCSP
Dinebra americana (L.) P.Beauv. Synonym H WCSP
Eutriana antillarum (Poir.) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Heterosteca americana (L.) Desv. Synonym H WCSP
Triathera americana (L.) Desv. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-399394.

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