name = "Bouteloua"

image_width = 240px
image_caption = "Bouteloua curtipendula"
regnum = Plantae
divisio = Magnoliophyta
classis = Liliopsida
ordo = Poales
familia = Poaceae
genus = "Bouteloua"
genus_authority = Lag.
subdivision_ranks = Species

"Bouteloua" is a genus of the grass family, Poaceae. It includes blue grama ("Bouteloua gracilis"). Bouteloua derives its name from Claudio Boutelou, a Spaniard who wrote about agriculture.

Species within the genus "Bouteloua" include:
* "B. aristidoides var. aristidoides" (Needle gramma)
* "B. barbata var. barbata" (Six-week gramma)
* "B. curtipendula" (sideoats grama)
* "B. eriopoda" (black grama)
* "B. gracilis" (blue grama)
* "B. hirsuta"
* "B. pectinata" (tall grama, "eyebrow grass")
* "B. rothrockii"
* "B. warnockii"

External links

* [ Interactive Key to Bouteloua of North America]

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