Genus: Spartina Schreb.

Sometimes included in: Sporobolus R. Br.

 
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Sporobolinae
Common names: cordgrass
Genus number: 11328
Last updated: 06-Feb-2017
Accession Count: 127
Comments: proposed for rejection (nom. rej. prop.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4) Sporobolus R. Br., nom. cons. prop.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Peterson, P. M. et al. 2014. (2332) Proposal to conserve the name Sporobolus against Spartina, Crypsis, Ponceletia, and Heleochloa (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Sporobolinae). (Taxon) 63:1173-1174.
  • Peterson, P. M. et al. 2014. A molecular phylogeny and new subgeneric classification of Sporobolus (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Sporobolinae). (Taxon) 63:1212-1243.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=11328. Accessed 22 May 2018.