Taxon profile


Hilaria Kunth

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

Scientific synonyms

Hexarrhena J.Presl
Pleuraphis Torr.

Other names

= galleta grass

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Hilaria annua Reeder & C.Reeder
species Hilaria belangeri (Steud.) Nash - Curly-mesquite
species Hilaria cenchroides Kunth
species Hilaria ciliata (Scribn.) Sohns
species Hilaria hintonii Sohns
species Hilaria jamesii (Torr.) Benth. - James' Galleta
species Hilaria mutica (Buckl.) Benth. - Tobosagrass
species Hilaria rigida (Thurb.) Benth. ex Scribn. - Big Galleta
species Hilaria semplei Sohns
species Hilaria swallenii Cory - Swallen's Curly-mesquite

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1293909]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Hilaria Kunth in Humboldt, Bonpland & Kunth, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Hilaria Kunth]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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