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Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx. ) Torr.
SIDE-OATS GRAMA
Sideoats grama; Side-oats grama grass

Life   Plantae   Monocotyledoneae   Poaceae   Bouteloua

Bouteloua curtipendula, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Bouteloua curtipendula, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

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Bouteloua curtipendula, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
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Bouteloua curtipendula, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Bouteloua curtipendula, leaf - basal or on lower stem

Bouteloua curtipendula, stem - showing leaf bases
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Bouteloua curtipendula, stem - showing leaf bases
Bouteloua curtipendula, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Bouteloua curtipendula, whole plant - in flower - general view

Bouteloua curtipendula, seed
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Bouteloua curtipendula, seed
Bouteloua curtipendula, Side-oats Gramma Grass
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Bouteloua curtipendula, Side-oats Gramma Grass

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Cicadellidae  Athysanella ( @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Clavicipitaceae  Balansia strangulans @ BPI (2)
Glomerellaceae  Colletotrichum graminicola @ BPI (1)
Helotiaceae  Heteropatella @ 880317D (1)
Miridae  Autumnimiris koebelei @ AMNH_ENT (1); UCR_ENT (7)

Autumnimiris roseus @ UCR_ENT (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercospora boutelouae @ BPI (2)

Cercosporella boutelouae @ BPI (1)

Selenophoma everhartii @ BPI (3)
Phyllachoraceae  Phyllachora boutelouae @ BPI (9)

Phyllachora graminis @ BPI (2)
Pleomassariaceae  Helminthosporium inconspicuum @ BPI (3)

Helminthosporium @ BPI (5); 428386A (1); 428386B (1)
Pleosporaceae  Bipolaris zeicola @ 880317C (1)
Polystomellaceae  Dothidella aristidae @ BPI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia bartholomaei @ 050145A (1); 050147B (1); 050145B (1); 050147A (1); BPI (21)

Puccinia boutelouae @ 050910A (1); 050910B (1); BPI (10)

Puccinia chloridis @ BPI (34); 747644A (1); 1104111A (1); 747644B (1)

Puccinia exasperans @ BPI (7)

Puccinia jamesiana @ BPI (1)

Puccinia vexans @ 1104111B (1); 109709B (1); BPI (148); 109709A (1)
Sclerotiniaceae  Amerosporium atrum @ 880317B (1)
Staphylinidae  Scaphidium boutelouae @ BPI (1)
Ustilaginaceae  Macalpinomyces tuberculatus @ BPI (1)

Ustilago buchloes @ BPI (2)

Ustilago filifera @ BPI (2)

Ustilago hieronymi @ BPI (18)
_  Ascochyta graminea @ BPI (1)

Nigrospora sphaerica @ 880317A (1)

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Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr.
sideoats grama

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General Information
Symbol: BOCU
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : CAN   N
HI   I
L48   N
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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . United States, KS, Manhattan. Usage Requirements .

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

Leland J. Prater. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, CO. 1963. Usage Requirements .

Leland J. Prater. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, CO, Comanche National Grasslands. 1963. Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Bouteloua Lag. – grama
Species Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. – sideoats grama

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Bouteloua curtipendula . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Bouteloua curtipendula</i>
(Michx.) Torr. var. <i>
caespitosa</i>
Gould & Kapadia
Bouteloua curtipendula var. caespitosa
sideoats grama Distribution of <i>
Bouteloua curtipendula</i>
(Michx.) Torr. var. <i>
curtipendula </i>
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
sideoats grama

Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Connecticut side-oats grama-grass Endangered
Kentucky side-oats grama Special Concern
Michigan side-oats grama grass Threatened
New Jersey side-oats grama grass Endangered
New York side-oats grama Endangered
Pennsylvania tall gramma Threatened

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
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© 1997 Christopher L. Christie

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1280 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 0207 0912 [detail]
© 2007 Trent M. Draper

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1009 2229 [detail]
© 2009 James M. Andre

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1012 1032 [detail]
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1012 1033 [detail]
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1012 1034 [detail]
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1012 1035 [detail]
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0936 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0937 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0938 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0939 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
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© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
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© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
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© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0943 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0944 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0915 0945 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
ID: 0000 0000 1215 1489 [detail]
© 2015 Belinda Lo

Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula
Sideoats Grama
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1449 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1593 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1594 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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Number of matches : 2
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1593 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula
Side-oats Grama
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1594 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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