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H Sphenopholis pensylvanica (L.) Hitchc. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 443892) with original publication details: Amer. J. Bot. 2: 304 1915.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aira avenacea Willd. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Aira pallens var. aristata Muhl. ex Elliott Synonym L WCSP
Arrhenatherum kentuckense Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Arrhenatherum kentuckensis Torr. Synonym M TRO
Arrhenatherum pensylvanicum (L.) Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Avena caroliniana Walter Synonym H WCSP
Avena palustris Michx. Synonym H WCSP
Avena pennsylvanica Muhl. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Avena pensylvanica L. Synonym H WCSP
Sphenopholis palustris (Michx.) Scribn. Synonym H WCSP
Sphenopholis palustris subsp. flexuosa Scribn. Synonym L WCSP
Sphenopholis palustris var. flexuosa (Scribn.) B.L.Rob. Synonym L WCSP
Sphenopholis pensylvanica var. flexuosa (Scribn.) F.T.Hubb. Synonym L WCSP
Trisetum ludovicianum Vasey Synonym H WCSP
Trisetum palustre (Michx.) Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Trisetum pensylvanicum (L.) Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-443892, and has not been changed.