Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
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Mississippi Plants Checklist
Aristida Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Aristida basiramea Engelm. ex Vasey
Source: 1940. American Midland Naturalist.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida beyrichiana Trin. & Rupr.
Source: 1993. Rhodora.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida condensata Chapman
Source: 1986. Rhodora.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida dichotoma Michx.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida dichotoma Michx. var. curtissii Gray ex S. Wats. & Coult.
Source: 1986. Rhodora.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida dichotoma Michx. var. dichotoma
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida lanosa Muhl. ex Ell.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida longispica Poir.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida longispica Poir. var. geniculata (Raf.) Fern.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida longispica Poir. var. longispica
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida oligantha Michx.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida palustris (Chapman) Vasey
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida purpurascens Poir.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida purpurascens Poir. var. purpurascens
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida purpurascens Poir. var. tenuispica (A.S. Hitchc.) Allred
Source: 1986. Rhodora.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida purpurascens Poir. var. virgata (Trin.) Allred
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Source: Wieland, R.G., with C.T. Bryson, B. Sorrie, K. Gordon, S. Leonard, and J.T. Kartesz. 3 March 2003. Introduced Plants of Mississippi. Draft of list by Mississippi Natural Heritage Program and participating botanists.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida ramosissima Engelm. ex Gray
Source: Wayne Morris. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida simpliciflora Chapman
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida spiciformis Ell.
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida stricta Michx.
Source: Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds. 1993+. Flora of North America North of Mexico.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Aristida tuberculosa Nutt.
Source: Hitchcock, A.S. 1950. Manual of the Grasses of the United States, 2d edition. USDA Misc. Publ. No. 200, Washington, D.C.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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