Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyPoaceae
Family (Traditional)Poaceae
GenusBouteloua
SpeciesBouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. var. curtipendula
Common Namesideoats grama
Growth Habitgraminoid
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: graminoid; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Basal; Alternate; Simple/Compound: Simple;
Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 6.2
C value 6
StatusNative; TN[SNR] KY[SNR] (State Rank); G5T5 (Global Rank)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Atheropogon affinis Atheropogon affinis (Hook. f.) E. Fourn.
Atheropogon apludioides Atheropogon apludioides Muhl. ex Willd.
Atheropogon curtipendulus Atheropogon curtipendulus (Michx.) Fourn.
Chloris curtipendula Chloris curtipendula Michx.
Melica curtipendula Melica curtipendula Michx. ex Steud.

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Alaina Krakowiak
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Alaina Krakowiak
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Alaina Krakowiak
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Alaina Krakowiak
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Dwayne Estes
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Dwayne Estes
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Dwayne Estes
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Dwayne Estes
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Milo Pyne
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Milo Pyne
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Tara Littlefield
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Tara Littlefield
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Tara Littlefield
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Tara Littlefield
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Theo Witsell
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula - Theo Witsell