Poaceae

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Contains 98 genera and 363 accepted taxa overall.

Classification:Monocots
Common Name:Grass family
Specimen: Search the Consortium of Tennessee-Kentucky Herbaria for specimens within this family

Genera

GenusCommon NameTaxa Count
Aegilops 1
Agropyron 1
AgrostisBENTGRASS9
AiraHAIRGRASS1
AlopecurusFOXTAIL5
AndropogonBLUESTEM5
AnthoxanthumVERNALGRASS3
Apera 1
AristidaTHREEAWN8
Arrhenatherum 2
ArthraxonCARPGRASS1
ArundinariaGIANT CANE3
ArundoGIANT REED1
AvenaOAT2
Avenella 1
Beckmannia 1
BothriochloaBEARDGRASS3
BoutelouaGRAMMA2
BrachyelytrumSHORTHUSK2
BromusBROME16
Calamagrostis 6
CalamovilfaSANDREED1
CenchrusSANDBUR4
ChasmanthiumWOODOATS3
ChlorisFINGERGRASS2
Cinna 2
CoixJOB'S TEARS1
Coleataenia 5
CortaderiaPAMPASGRASS1
CynodonBERMUDAGRASS1
DactylisORCHARDGRASS1
DanthoniaOATGRASS4
Deschampsia 1
Diarrhena 2
DichantheliumWITCHGRASS41
DigitariaCRABGRASS6
Dinebra 3
Diplachne 1
EchinochloaCOCKSPURGRASS6
EleusineGOOSEGRASS1
ElymusVIRGINIA WILDRYE19
EragrostisLOVEGRASS15
EremochloaCENTIPEDEGRASS1
Erianthus 4
EriochloaCUPGRASS3
FestucaFESCUE9
GlyceriaMANNAGRASS9
GymnopogonSKELETONGRASS2
Holcus 1
HordeumBARLEY3
ImperataSATINTAIL1
Kellochloa 1
KoeleriaJUNEGRASS1
LeersiaCUTGRASS4
LeptochloaSPRANGLETOP1
LoliumRYEGRASS5
MelicaMELICGRASS2
MicrostegiumBROWNTOP1
Milium 1
MiscanthusSILVERGRASS1
Mnesithea 1
MuhlenbergiaMUHLY13
Nassella 1
Neeragrostis 1
PanicumPANICGRASS10
Pascopyrum 1
PaspalumCROWNGRASS14
Patis 1
PhalarisCANARYGRASS4
PhanopyrumSAVANNAH-PANICGRASS1
PhleumTIMOTHY1
PhragmitesREED1
PhyllostachysBAMBOO3
PiptochaetiumNEEDLEGRASS1
PoaBLUEGRASS14
Puccinellia 1
SacciolepisCUPSCALE1
Schizachne 1
SchizachyriumLITTLE BLUESTEM2
SecaleRYE1
SetariaBRISTLEGRASS; FOXTAIL7
SorghastrumINDIANGRASS2
SorghumSORGHUM2
SpartinaCORDGRASS1
SphenopholisWEDGESCALE6
SporobolusDROPSEED12
Steinchisma 1
Torreyochloa 1
TridensTRIDENS3
Tripidium 1
TriplasisSANDGRASS1
TripsacumGAMAGRASS1
TriticumWHEAT1
UrochloaSIGNALGRASS3
ZeaCORN1
ZizaniaWILD RICE1
ZizaniopsisCUTGRASS1
ZoysiaTEMPLEGRASS1