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Genus: Hystrix Moench

Synonym of: Elymus L.

Family: Poaceae subfamily Pooideae tribe Triticeae
Altfamily: Gramineae
Genus number: 14932
Last updated: 29-Nov-2012
Comment: a homotypic synonym of Asperella Humb.

List of Species Records in GRIN.


References for genus:

  • Baden, C. et al. 1997. A taxonomic revision of the genus Hystrix (Triticeae, Poaceae). Nordic J. Bot. 17:449–467. [accepts].
  • Barkworth, M. E. & D. R. Dewey. 1985. Genomically based genera in the perennial Triticeae of North America: identification and membership. Amer. J. Bot. 72:774.
  • Estes, J. R. et al., eds. 1982. Grasses and grasslands: systematics and ecology. (Grass & Grassl) 81,159.
  • Yang, R.-W. et al. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships among Hystrix species and related species based on expressed sequence tag-polymerase chain reaction. J. Syst. Evol. 49:65–71.
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Check other nomenclature databases for Hystrix:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?14932 (22 September 2014)

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