Taxon profile


Oryzopsis Michx.

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

Scientific synonyms

Dilepyrum Raf.
Eriocoma Nutt.
Fendleria Steud.

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Oryzopsis asperifolia Michx. - Roughleaf Ricegrass
species Oryzopsis chinensis Hitchc.
species Oryzopsis contracta (B.L. Johnson) Schlechter - Contracted Ricegrass
species Oryzopsis hendersonii Vasey - Henderson's Needlegrass
species Oryzopsis hymenoides (Roemer & J.A. Schultes) Ricker ex Piper - Indian Ricegrass
species Oryzopsis swallenii C.L. Hitchc. & Spellenberg - Swallen's Needlegrass

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1294986]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Oryzopsis A. Michaux, 1803]
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 Oryzopsis Michx.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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