What Is the Scientific Name for Grass?

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There are different scientific names for each species of grass. A popular example is the Bermuda grass which has the scientific name Cynodon dactylon. Another example is Achnatherum hymenoides, which is the scientific name for Indian ricegrass.
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the grass family is called Poaceae and contains thousands of species
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Grass is a common word that generally describes a monocotyledonous
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The Scientific Name for Bermuda Grass (a type of common grass) is Cynodon dactylon. It is native to Africa, Asia and Australia and southern Europe. report this answer. Updated on
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Grasses are the Family Poaceae aka Gramineae: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poaceae Family is the level of scientific classification just above Genus. For example, the family Felidae
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