Taxon profile


Canadian Ricegrass
Piptatheropsis canadensis (Poir.) Romasch., P.M.Peterson & Soreng

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

Scientific synonyms

Stipa canadensis Poir.
Urachne canadensis (Poir.) Torr.
Oryzopsis canadensis (Poir.) Torr.
Piptatherum canadense (Poir.) Dorn
Oryzopsis juncea Britton
Stipa juncea Michx.
Stipa macounii Scribn.
Oryzopsis macounii (Scribn.) Beal

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 Piptatheropsis canadensis (Poir.) Romasch., P.M. Peterson & Soreng]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019

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