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Tridens (plant)
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Tridens flavus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Pappophorinae
Genus: Tridens
Roem. & Schult.
Type species
Tridens flavus
Synonyms
  • Antonella Caro
  • Gossweilerochloa Renvoize
  • Tricuspis P.Beauv. 1812, illegitimate homonym not Pers. 1806
  • Windsoria Nutt.

Tridens is a genus of perennial grasses in the family Poaceae native to the Americas.

see Dasyochloa Diplachne Erioneuron

  • Tridens avenaceus - Erioneuron avenaceum
  • Tridens capensis - Diplachne fusca
  • Tridens duartei - Diplachne fusca subsp. uninervia
  • Tridens grandiflorus - Erioneuron avenaceum
  • Tridens indicus - Diplachne fusca
  • Tridens nealleyi - Erioneuron avenaceum var. nealleyi
  • Tridens pulchellus - Dasyochloa pulchella
  • Tridens veralensis - Diplachne fusca subsp. fascicularis
  • Tridens verticillata - Diplachne fusca subsp. uninervia
  • Tridens virens - Diplachne fusca subsp. fascicularis
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