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Bouteloua curtipendula.jpg
Bouteloua curtipendula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Genus: Bouteloua

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Actinochloa Roem. & Schult.
Antichloa Steud. nom. inval.
Aristidium (Endl.) Lindl.
Atheropogon Muhl. ex Willd.
Botelua Lag. orth. var.
Bulbilis Raf. ex Kuntze
Calanthera Hook. nom. inval.
Casiostega Galeotti nom. inval.
Erucaria Cerv.
Eutriana Trin.
Fourniera Scribn.
Heterosteca Desv.
Lasiostega Benth., nom. inval.
Nestlera Steud., nom. inval.
Pleiodon Rchb.
Polyodon Kunth
Polyschistis C.Presl
Strombodurus Steud. nom. inval.
Triaena Kunth
Triathera Desv.
Triplathera (Endl.) Lindl.[1]

Bouteloua is a genus of the grass family, Poaceae.[2] Members of the genus are commonly known as Grama.[3] The genus was named for Claudio and Esteban Boutelou, 19th-century Spanish botanists.

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  1. ^ a b "Genus: Bouteloua Lag.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2010-12-02. Retrieved 2011-03-04. 
  2. ^ Watson L, Dallwitz MJ. (2008). "The grass genera of the world: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval; including synonyms, morphology, anatomy, physiology, phytochemistry, cytology, classification, pathogens, world and local distribution, and references". The Grass Genera of the World. Retrieved 2009-08-19. 
  3. ^ a b "Bouteloua". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2011-03-04. 
  4. ^ "Species Records of Bouteloua". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 2011-03-04. 

External links[edit]

Data related to Bouteloua at Wikispecies Media related to Bouteloua at Wikimedia Commons