Taxon profile


Distichlis Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  subfamily Chloridoideae

Scientific synonyms

Brizopyrum J.Presl

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Distichlis australis (Speg.) Villamil
species Distichlis distichophylla (Labill.) Fassett
species Distichlis humilis Phil.
species Distichlis laxiflora Hack.
species Distichlis palmeri (Vasey) Fassett ex I. M. Johnst.
species Distichlis scoparia (Kunth) Arechav.
species Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene - Saltgrass

Distichlis spicata

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1315124]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Distichlis Rafinesque, 1819]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Distichlis Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.