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Wiregrass, Aristida stricta, a common herbaceous plant in scrub and uplands. Photo Courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.

Species Name: Aristida stricta Michx.
Common Name: Wiregrass
Bottlebrush threeawn
Pineland threeawn
Synonymy: None
  1. TAXONOMY

    Kingdom Phylum/Division Class: Order: Family: Genus:
    Plantae Magnoliophyta Liliopsida Cyperales Poaceae Aristida

    Other Taxonomic Groupings

    Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
    Subclass: Commelinidae

  2. HABITAT AND DISTRIBUTION

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  3. LIFE HISTORY AND POPULATION BIOLOGY

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  4. PHYSICAL TOLERANCES

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  5. COMMUNITY ECOLOGY

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  6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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  7. REFERENCES

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