Taxon profile


Contracted Ricegrass
Oryzopsis contracta (B.L. Johnson) Schlechter

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Oryzopsis - ricegrass

Scientific synonyms

Oryzopsis hymenoides var. contracta B.L. Johnson
Stipa contracta (B.L. Johnson) W.A. Weber
Achnatherum contractum (B.L. Johnson) Barkworth

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Achnatherum contractum (B.L. Johnson) Barkworth]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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