Sporobolus virginicus

Family:POACEAE
Species:Sporobolus virginicus (L.)Kunth
Common Name:SEASHORE DROPSEED
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyPOACEAE
Genus Sporobolus
Species Sporobolus virginicus (L.)Kunth - SEASHORE DROPSEED

Citation

Citation SPOROBOLUS VIRGINICUS (Linnaeus) Kunth, Revis. Gramin. 67. 1829.
Basionym: Agrostis virginica Linnaeus 1753.
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data, Clayton 507 (lectotype: LINN 84.30; isolectotypes: BM, US(fragm)). Lectotypified by Hitchcock, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 119. 1908.

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Source

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Brevard USF  
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Collier USF  
Duval USF  
Escambia USF  
Flagler FLAS  
Franklin USF  
Gulf FLAS  
Hillsborough USF  
Lee USF  
Levy USF  
Manatee USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland FLAS  
Nassau FSU  
Palm Beach USF  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Santa Rosa FLAS  
Sarasota USF  
Seminole FLAS  
St. Johns USF  
St. Lucie FLAS  
Taylor FLAS  
Volusia USF  
Wakulla USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Agrostis barbata Agrostis barbata Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 75. 1805, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Agrostis littoralis Agrostis littoralis Lamarck, Tabl. Encycl. 1: 161. 1791. TYPE: VIRGIN ISLANDS: "bayis Trium insularum Danarum", May 1787, Richard s.n. (lectotype: P; isolectotypes: P, US fragm). Lectotypified by Baaijens & Veldkamp, Blumea 35: 446. 1991.
Agrostis virginica Agrostis virginica Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 63. 1753. TYPE: VIRGINIA: Without data, Clayton 507 (lectotype: LINN 84.30; isolectotypes: BM, US(fragm)). Lectotypified by Hitchcock, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 119. 1908.
Crypsis virginica Crypsis virginica (Linnaeus) Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 49. 1818.BASIONYM: Agrostis virginica Linnaeus 1753. 
Podosemum virginicum Podosemum virginicum (Linnaeus) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 85. 1827.BASIONYM: Agrostis virginica Linnaeus 1753. 
Sporobolus littoralis Sporobolus littoralis (Lamarck) Kunth, Revis. Gramin. 68. 1829.BASIONYM: Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Sporobolus littoralis var. elongatus Sporobolus littoralis (Lamarck) Kunth, var. elongatus T. Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 821. 1894, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Sporobolus littoralis (Lamarck) Kunth 1829; Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Sporobolus virginicus subsp. littoralis Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, subsp. littoralis (Lamarck) Borhidi & O. Muñiz, Bot. Kozlem 58: 175. 1971.BASIONYM: Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Sporobolus virginicus var. littoralis Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, var. littoralis (Lamarck) Hitchcock, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 17: 486. 1937.BASIONYM: Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Vilfa barbata Vilfa barbata Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 16, 147, 181. 1812, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Agrostis barbata Persoon 1805, nom. illegit.; Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Vilfa littoralis Vilfa littoralis (Lamarck) Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 16, 147, 181. 1812.BASIONYM: Agrostis littoralis Lamarck 1791. 
Vilfa virginica Vilfa virginica (Linnaeus) Palisot de Beauvois, Ess. Agrostogr. 16, 182. 1812.BASIONYM: Agrostis virginica Linnaeus 1753. 
Agrostis barbata var. senegalensis Agrostis barbata Persoon, var. senegalensis Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 76. 1805. TYPE: SENEGAL: Without data, Roussillon s.n. (holotype: P).
Agrostis congener Agrostis congener Schumacher, Beskr. Guin. Pl. 46. 1827. TYPE: GHANA: Without data, Thonning s.n. (holotype: C).
Agrostis juncea Agrostis juncea Lamarck, Encycl. 1: 60. 1783. TYPE: INDIA: Without data, Sonnerat s.n. (holotype: P; isotype: US fragm).
Agrostis pungens Agrostis pungens Muhlenberg, Descr. Gram. 72. 1817, non Schreber 1769.  
Agrostis tremula Agrostis tremula Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 1: 372. 1797, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Agrostis juncea Lamarck 1783. 
Aira sabulonum Aira sabulonum Labillardiere, Sert. Austro-Caledon. 16, t. 21. 1824. TYPE: NEW CALEDONIA: Balade, s.d., Labillardiere s.n. (holotype: FI).
Aira sabulonum var. uniflora Aira sabulonum Labillardiere, var. uniflora Balansa, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 19: 318. 1872. TYPE: NEW CALEDONIA: Without data, Labillardiere Herb. s.n. (holotype: FI).
Calotheca sabulosa Calotheca sabulosa Steudel, Flora 12: 488. 1829. TYPE: SOUTH AFRICA: Cape Prov.: Without data, Ecklon 944 (holotype: P).
Eragrostis sabulosa Eragrostis sabulosa (Steudel) Schweickerdt, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 43: 91. 1938.BASIONYM: Calotheca sabulosa Steudel 1829. 
Sporobolus benthamii var. robustus Sporobolus benthamii F. M. Bailey, var. robustus Domin, Biblioth. Bot. 85: 348. 1915. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Northern Territory: Port Darwin, s.d., Schultz 212 (lectotype: K). Lectotypified by Baaijens & Veldkamp, Blumea 35: 446. 1991.
Sporobolus matrella Sporobolus matrella Nees von Esenbeck, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 152. 1841, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Vilfa matrella Nees von Esenbeck 1829, nom. illegit.; Vilfa intermedia Trinius 1824. 
Sporobolus sundaicus Sporobolus sundaicus Ohwi, Bull. Tokyo Sci. Mus. 18: 13. 1947. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: Surabaya, near Grissee, 29 Sep 1928, Van Slooten s.n. (holotype: BO; isotype: K).
Sporobolus tremulus Sporobolus tremulus (Trinius) Kunth, Revis. Gramin. 67. 1829.BASIONYM: Vilfa tremula Trinius 1824; Agrostis tremula Willdenow 1797, nom. illegit.; Agrostis juncea Lamarck 1783. 
Sporobolus virginicus var. major Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, var. major Franchet, Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Autun 8: 369. 1893. TYPE: SOUTH AFRICA: Natal: Without data, Drege s.n. (holotype: ?; isotype: K).
Sporobolus virginicus var. minor Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, var. minor F. M. Bailey ex Simon, Austrobaileya 2: 22. 1984, non F. M. Bailey 1896. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: New South Wales: Cape Solander, Botany Bay, Mar 1961, Constable s.n. (holotype: BRI; isotype: NSW).
Sporobolus virginicus var. minor Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, var. minor F. M. Bailey, Bot. Bull. Dept. Agric. 13: 15. 1896. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Queensland: Without data, Bailey s.n. (holotype: ?; isotype: K).
Sporobolus virginicus var. pallidus Sporobolus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, var. pallidus Bentham, Fl. Austral. 7: 621. 1878. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Queensland: Brisbane River, s.d., Bailey s.n. (lectotype: K). Lectotypified by Baaijens & Veldkamp, Blumea 35: 446. 1991.
Vilfa intermedia Vilfa intermedia Trinius, Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl. 156. 1824. TYPE: MAURITIUS: Without data, Sieber 38 (holotype: LE; isotype: K).
Vilfa matrella Vilfa matrella Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. Enum. Pl. 2(1): 400. 1829, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Vilfa intermedia Trinius 1824. 
Vilfa tremula Vilfa tremula Trinius, Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl. 155. 1824.BASIONYM: Agrostis tremula Willdenow 1797, nom. illegit.; Agrostis juncea Lamarck 1783.