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Taxonomic Details for Setaria magna

Systematic Resumé:
KingdomPlantae
SubkingdomViridaeplantae
InfrakingdomStreptophyta
DivisionTracheophyta
SubdivisionSpermatophytina
InfradivisionAngiospermae
ClassMagnoliopsida
SuperorderLilianae
OrderPoales
FamilyPoaceae
GenusSetaria
SpeciesSetaria magna
Common Name: giant bristlegrass
Authority: Griseb.
ITIS TSN: 41230   (click on the taxonomic serial number to view the ITIS web page)
Habitats: Habitat Type: Marsh, Salinity Zone: Fresh water
GCE Contact: Steven C. Pennings, University of Houston, Houston, Texas

Setaria magna
Setaria magna flowers and leaves. Photo Steve Pennings.

Setaria magna
Setaria magna root ball and adventitious roots. Photo Steve Pennings.

Setaria magna
Setaria magna. Plants grow well over 2 m in height. Photo Steve Pennings.

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959, OCE-1237140 and OCE-1832178. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.