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Taxon: Aristida wrightii Nash

Synonym of Aristida purpurea Nutt. var. wrightii (Nash) Allred

Genus: Aristida
Family: Poaceae alt. Gramineae
Nomen number: 4074
Place of publication: J. K. Small, Fl. s.e. U.S. 116, 1327. 1903
Name verified on: 01-Jul-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Jul-2009
No species priority site assigned.



  • Allred, K. W. 1984. Morphologic variation and classification of the North American Aristida purpurea complex (Gramineae). Brittonia 36:393.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.

Check other web resources for Aristida wrightii Nash:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Grass Manual on the Web: Manual of Grasses for North America North of Mexico
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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