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Dichanthelium sabulorum (Lam.) Gould & C.A. Clark var. thinium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould & C.A. Clark
Hemlock rosette grass



General Information
Symbol: DISAT
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid
Native Status: PR   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Distribution Map
green distribution legend Present blank legend Absent/Unreported

See U.S. county distributions (when available) by clicking on the map or the linked states below:

USA (AL, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV), USA+ (PR)

Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
PAHET Panicum heterophyllum Bosc ex Nees var. thinium (Hitchc. & Chase) F.T. Hubbard
PAPO7 Panicum portoricense Desv. ex Ham.
PAOR6 Panicum oricola Hitchc. & Chase
PASAT Panicum sabulorum Lam. var. thinium (Hitchc. & Chase) C.F. Reed
DICO12 Dichanthelium columbianum (Scribn.) Freckmann
PAHE7 Panicum heterophyllum Bosc ex Nees
DIPO3 Dichanthelium portoricense (Desv. ex Ham.) B.F. Hansen & Wunderlin
PACO29 Panicum columbianum Scribn.
PAACC Panicum acuminatum Sw. var. columbianum (Scribn.) Lelong
PACOO Panicum columbianum Scribn. var. oricola (Hitchc. & Chase) Fernald
PAUNT Panicum unciphyllum Trin. var. thinium Hitchc. & Chase
PACOT Panicum columbianum Scribn. var. thinium Hitchc. & Chase

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae – Grass family
Genus Dichanthelium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould – rosette grass
Species Dichanthelium sabulorum (Lam.) Gould & C.A. Clark – hemlock rosette grass
Variety Dichanthelium sabulorum (Lam.) Gould & C.A. Clark var. thinium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould & C.A. Clark – hemlock rosette grass

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Illinois
Panicum columbianum
panic grass
Endangered
Indiana
Panicum columbianum
hemlock panic-grass
Rare

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Synonyms

DIPO3  Dichanthelium portoricense (Desv. ex Ham.) B.F. Hansen & Wunderlin

Top Level Regions
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Caribbean FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FAC
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover