Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
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Cynodon dactylon
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Cynodon dactylon

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Cynodon dactylon
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aleyrodidae  Aleurocybotus occiduus @ CSCA_TCN (5)
Anthocoridae  Orius insidiosus @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Aphididae  Aphis ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Chaitophorus @ CSCA_TCN (3)

Hysteroneura setariae @ CSCA_TCN (14)

Myzus ( @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Rhopalosiphum maidis @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Rhopalosiphum padi @ CSCA_TCN (12)

Rhopalosiphum @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Sipha ( @ CSCA_TCN (8)

Thecabius ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Uroleucon ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Dothiorella graminicola @ BPI (2)

Macrophoma @ BPI (1)
Braconidae  Ephedrus ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Lysiphlebus ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Ceratobasidiaceae  Rhizoctonia solani @ BPI (2)
Cercopidae  Clastoptera xanthocephala @ MEMU_ENT (38)

Lepyronia quadrangularis @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Prosapia bicincta @ MEMU_ENT (17)
Cicadellidae  Balclutha @ MEMU_ENT (55)

Carneocephala flaviceps @ MEMU_ENT (32)

Carneocephala triguttata @ AMNH_PBI (549)

Ceratagallia ( @ AMNH_PBI (7)

Chlorotettix ( @ MEMU_ENT (6)

Ciminius hartii @ MEMU_ENT (9)

Deltocephalus flavicosta @ MEMU_ENT (5)

Dikraneura ( @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Draeculacephala balli @ MEMU_ENT (49)

Draeculacephala minerva @ UCR_ENT (5)

Draeculacephala portola @ MEMU_ENT (217)

Draeculacephala septemguttata @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Endria inimica @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Exitianus exitiosus @ AMNH_PBI (24); MEMU_ENT (147)

Graminella nigrifrons @ MEMU_ENT (19)

Graphocephala versuta @ MEMU_ENT (6)

Laevicephalus cinerosus @ UCR_ENT (1)

Paraphlepsius @ MEMU_ENT (14)

Polyamia ( @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Polyamia @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Prairiana subta @ UCR_ENT (1)

Spangbergiella mexicana @ AMNH_PBI (21)

Stirellus bicolor @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Clavicipitaceae  Balansia cynodontis @ BPI (1)

Balansia obtecta @ BPI (1)
Coccinellidae  Coleomegilla maculata @ I_LB (1)

Cycloneda munda @ I_LB (2)
Corticiaceae  Rhizoctonia oryzae @ BPI (1)

Rhizoctonia @ BPI (1)
Delphacidae  Delphacodes @ MEMU_ENT (196)

Liburniella ornata @ MEMU_ENT (140)

Nothodelphax consimilis @ UDCC_TCN (2)

Sogatella kolophon @ MEMU_ENT (110)
Diaspididae  Circulaspis fistulella @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Odonaspis ruthae @ UCR_ENT (14); CSCA_TCN (14)
Excipulaceae  Dinemasporium decipiens @ BPI (1)

Dinemasporium graminum @ BPI (1)
Glomosporiaceae  Sorosporium cynodontis @ BPI (3)

Sorosporium syntherismae @ BPI (2)

Sorosporium @ BPI (1)
Legeriomycetaceae  Graminella villica @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Lygaeidae  Blissus leucopterus @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Margarodidae  Dimargarodes meridionalis @ CSCA_TCN (15)
Membracidae  Spissistilus festinus @ MEMU_ENT (26)
Miridae  Coridromius chenopoderis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Coridromius pilbarensis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Cyrtorhinus lividipennis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp5 sp_003 @ AMNH_PBI (7)

Lindbergocapsus geminatus @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Microtechnites chrysolepis @ BPBM_TCN (1)

Myrtlemiris yalgoo @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Reuteroscopus @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Semium hirtum @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Trigonotylus caelestialium @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Trigonotylus tenuis @ AMNH_PBI (8); MEMU_ENT (72)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Mycosphaerella tassiana @ BPI (1)

Septoria cynodontis @ BPI (4)
Nectriaceae  Fusarium corallinum @ BPI (1)

Fusarium equiseti @ BPI (1)
Pentatomidae  Oebalus pugnax @ MEMU_ENT (29)
Phyllachoraceae  Phyllachora cynodontis @ 636961B (1); 636963B (1); 636964B (1); BPI (60); 636964C (1); 636956B (1); 636961A (1); 636954A (1); 636964A (1); 636964D (1); 636954B (1); 636956A (1); 636963A (1)

Phyllachora graminis @ BPI (2)

Placostroma @ BPI (1)
Physodermataceae  Physoderma @ BPI (1)
Pleomassariaceae  Helminthosporium cynodontis @ BPI (6)

Helminthosporium giganteum @ BPI (24); 429126A (1); 429126B (1)

Helminthosporium halodes @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium rostratum @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium sorokinianum @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium @ BPI (9)
Pleosporaceae  Bipolaris cynodontis @ 880234A (1)

Bipolaris sorokiniana @ 880284B (1)

Bipolaris spicifera @ 880234B (1)

Curvularia intermedia @ 880284A (1)

Curvularia lunata @ BPI (2)

Curvularia @ BPI (1)

Epicoccum neglectum @ 453537B (1); 453538A (1); 453538B (1); 453537C (1); 453537A (1)

Pleospora andropogonis @ BPI (1)
Pseudococcidae  Antonina graminis @ CSCA_TCN (11)

Brevennia rehi @ CSCA_TCN (18)

Chorizococcus rostellum @ CSCA_TCN (18)

Distichlicoccus salinus @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Humococcus atriplicis @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Phenacoccus hurdi @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Phenacoccus madeirensis @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Tridiscus distichlii @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Pseudoperisporiaceae  Epipolaeum erysiphoides @ 612077B (1); BPI (9); 612077A (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia coronata @ BPI (1)

Puccinia cynodontis @ 061681A (1); 061756B (1); 061756A (1); BPI (138); 061681B (1)

Puccinia subcentripora @ BPI (1)

Puccinia @ BPI (1)
Rhytismataceae  Lophodermium arundinaceum @ BPI (1)

Lophodermium culmigenum @ BPI (3)
Saldidae  Micracanthia humilis @ AMNH_IZC (1)
Schizothyriaceae  Mendogia cynodontis @ BPI (2)
Sclerotiniaceae  Sclerotinia homeocarpa @ BPI (1)
Thyreocoridae  Corimelaena pulicaria @ MEMU_ENT (38)
Tingidae  Epimixia sp_ms_aboccidente @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Epimixia sp_ms_eneabba @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Epimixia veteris @ AMNH_PBI (2)
Triozidae  Bactericera maculipennis @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Tulostomataceae  Tulostoma hygrophilum @ BPI (1)
Ustilaginaceae  Ustilago cynodonticola @ BPI (1)

Ustilago cynodontis @ BPI (200); 160096A (1); 160096C (1); 160096B (1)

Ustilago dregeana @ BPI (1)

Ustilago hitchcockiana @ BPI (2)

Ustilago paraguariensis @ BPI (8)

Ustilago segetum @ BPI (3)

Ustilago @ BPI (1)
Valsaceae  Diplodina graminea @ BPI (1)
_  Amerodiscosiella renispora @ 391596B (1); BPI (2); 391596C (1); 391596A (1)

Ascochyta graminea @ 371517A (1); 371518A (1); 371517B (1); 371518B (1)

Ascochyta @ 370952A (1); 370952B (1)

Asiphonella dactylonii @ CSCA_TCN (14)

Cerebella andropogonis @ BPI (6)

Cerebella cynodontis @ BPI (5)

Chaetomella atra @ BPI (1)

Coniosporium rhizophilum @ BPI (1)

Gonatobotryum @ BPI (1)

Leptostromella cynodontis @ BPI (11)

Linochora cynodontis @ BPI (1)

Papularia sphaerosperma @ BPI (2)

Papularia @ BPI (1)

Periconia lateralis @ BPI (1)

Periconia pycnospora @ BPI (1)

Pirostoma schweinfurthii @ BPI (1)

Polyclypeolum @ BPI (2)

Pseudoplea gaeumannii @ BPI (1)

Torula rhizophila @ BPI (1)

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Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Bermudagrass

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General Information
Symbol: CYDA
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : CAN   W
HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
SPM   W
VI   I
Other Common Names: Bermuda grass
manienie
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . Turkey, Malatya. Usage Requirements .

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Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. July 7, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 10, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 10, 2011. Usage Requirements .

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Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 25, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 222. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
CADA5 Capriola dactylon (L.) Kuntze
CYAR16 Cynodon aristiglumis Caro & Sánchez
CYIN14 Cynodon incompletus auct. non Nees
PADA Panicum dactylon L.

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 ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Cynodon Rich. – Bermudagrass
Species Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers. – Bermudagrass

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Cynodon dactylon . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Cynodon dactylon</i>
(L.) Pers. var. <i>
aridus</i>
Harlan & de Wet [excluded]
Cynodon dactylon var. aridus
Distribution of <i>
Cynodon dactylon</i>
(L.) Pers. var. <i>
dactylon </i>
Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon
Bermudagrass

Legal Status

Noxious Weed 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 noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds .
Arkansas bermudagrass Noxious weed
California Cynodon
bermudagrass C list (noxious weeds)
Utah bermudagrass Noxious weed 1
1 Bermudagrass shall not be a noxious weed in Washington County and shall not be subject to provisions of the Utah noxious Weed Act within the boundaries of the county
U.S. Weed Information
Cynodon Cynodon dactylon Bermudagrass chiendent pied-de-poule devilgrass grama-seda manienie motie molulu This plant and the related entity italicized and indented above can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states . State agriculture or natural resource departments.
KY Haragan, P.D.. 1991. Weeds of Kentucky and adjacent states: a field guide . The University Press of Kentucky. Lexington, Kentucky.
N'EAST Uva, R.H., J.C. Neal,and J.M. DiTomaso. 1997. Weeds of the Northeast . Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM . Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.
WSWS Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al.. 1996. Weeds of the West . Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming. Laramie, Wyoming.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Caribbean FAC
Hawaii FACU
Hawaii
South Pacific Islands FAC
North America
Arid West FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FACU
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

Related Links

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (CYDA)
CalPhotos (CYDA)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (CADA5)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (CYDA)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (PADA)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (CYDA)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Treatment (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Illustration (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Map (CYDA)
USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (CYDA)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (CYDA)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (CYDA)
Related Websites
AL-Controlling Smutgrass in Alabama Pastures (CYDA)
Arizona: abstract & image of Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) (CYDA)
BluePlanetBiomes.org (CYDA)
FAO (CYDA)
GA-Smutgrass Control in Pastures and Hay Fields (CYDA)
GU-Plant Threats to Pacific Ecosystems (CYDA)
IN-Purdue Center for New Crops (CYDA)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (CYDA)
MO-MBG Plant Finder (CYDA)
MO-Missouri Plants (CYDA)
OK-Noble Foundation Plant Image Gallery (CYDA)
The Nature Conservancy: Wildland Weeds Management & Research Program (CYDA)
UC Davis, IPM: abstract & images (CYDA)
UT-Unwanted Weeds-Utah Department of Transportation (CYDA)
University of Hawaii Botany Department: Alien Plants of Hawaii (CYDA)
VA-Virginia Tech Weed Identification Guide (CYDA)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Minor Minor Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Kingdom Plantae  
 Phylum Magnoliophyta  
 Class Liliopsida  
 Order Poales  
 Family Poaceae  
 Genus Cynodon  
  Cynodon dactylon    (L.) Pers., 1805 
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Synonyms: Agrostis bermudiana Agrostis linearis Agrostis stellata Capriola dactylon Capriola dactylon maritima Chloris cynodon Chloris maritima Chloris paytensis Cynodon affinis Cynodon aristiglumis Cynodon aristulatus details
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Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Bermudagrass

Image of Cynodon dactylon

General Information
Symbol: CYDA
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : CAN   W
HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
SPM   W
VI   I
Other Common Names: Bermuda grass
manienie
Characteristics
Fact Sheet (pdf) (doc)
Data Source and Documentation
About our new maps
Plants-NRCS Logos
green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . Turkey, Malatya. Usage Requirements .

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. July 7, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 10, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 10, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 10, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. July 14, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Doug Goldman. Provided by USDA NRCS National Plants Data Team (NPDT) . United States, NC, Guilford Co., Greensboro. May 25, 2011. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 222. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
CADA5 Capriola dactylon (L.) Kuntze
CYAR16 Cynodon aristiglumis Caro & Sánchez
CYIN14 Cynodon incompletus auct. non Nees
PADA Panicum dactylon L.

Classification

Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
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 ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Cynodon Rich. – Bermudagrass
Species Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers. – Bermudagrass

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Cynodon dactylon . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Cynodon dactylon</i>
(L.) Pers. var. <i>
aridus</i>
Harlan & de Wet [excluded]
Cynodon dactylon var. aridus
Distribution of <i>
Cynodon dactylon</i>
(L.) Pers. var. <i>
dactylon </i>
Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon
Bermudagrass

Legal Status

Noxious Weed 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 noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds .
Arkansas bermudagrass Noxious weed
California Cynodon
bermudagrass C list (noxious weeds)
Utah bermudagrass Noxious weed 1
1 Bermudagrass shall not be a noxious weed in Washington County and shall not be subject to provisions of the Utah noxious Weed Act within the boundaries of the county
U.S. Weed Information
Cynodon Cynodon dactylon Bermudagrass chiendent pied-de-poule devilgrass grama-seda manienie motie molulu This plant and the related entity italicized and indented above can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states . State agriculture or natural resource departments.
KY Haragan, P.D.. 1991. Weeds of Kentucky and adjacent states: a field guide . The University Press of Kentucky. Lexington, Kentucky.
N'EAST Uva, R.H., J.C. Neal,and J.M. DiTomaso. 1997. Weeds of the Northeast . Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM . Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.
WSWS Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al.. 1996. Weeds of the West . Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming. Laramie, Wyoming.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Caribbean FAC
Hawaii FACU
Hawaii
South Pacific Islands FAC
North America
Arid West FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FACU
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

Related Links

More Accounts and Images
ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (CYDA)
CalPhotos (CYDA)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (CADA5)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (CYDA)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (PADA)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (CYDA)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Treatment (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Illustration (CYDA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Map (CYDA)
USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (CYDA)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (CYDA)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (CYDA)
Related Websites
AL-Controlling Smutgrass in Alabama Pastures (CYDA)
Arizona: abstract & image of Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) (CYDA)
BluePlanetBiomes.org (CYDA)
FAO (CYDA)
GA-Smutgrass Control in Pastures and Hay Fields (CYDA)
GU-Plant Threats to Pacific Ecosystems (CYDA)
IN-Purdue Center for New Crops (CYDA)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (CYDA)
MO-MBG Plant Finder (CYDA)
MO-Missouri Plants (CYDA)
OK-Noble Foundation Plant Image Gallery (CYDA)
The Nature Conservancy: Wildland Weeds Management & Research Program (CYDA)
UC Davis, IPM: abstract & images (CYDA)
UT-Unwanted Weeds-Utah Department of Transportation (CYDA)
University of Hawaii Botany Department: Alien Plants of Hawaii (CYDA)
VA-Virginia Tech Weed Identification Guide (CYDA)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Minor Minor Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
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Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
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Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
ID: 0000 0000 0905 0945 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

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© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

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Bermudagrass
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Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

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Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
ID: 0000 0000 0208 0253 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
ID: 0000 0000 0208 0252 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
ID: 0000 0000 0208 0251 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0608 0275 [detail]
© 2008 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
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© 2008 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0608 0277 [detail]
© 2008 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
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© 2008 Zoya Akulova

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
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© 2010 Moorea Biocode

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
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© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermudagrass
ID: 0000 0000 0810 1828 [detail]
© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0810 2167 [detail]
© 2010 Aaron Arthur

Cynodon dactylon
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Grass
ID: 0000 0000 1110 0309 [detail]
© 2010 Zoya Akulova

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