Taxon: Thuarea involuta (G. Forst.) R. Br. ex Sm.

 
Genus: Thuarea
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Paniceae
Nomen number: 105139
Place of publication: A. Rees, Cycl. 35: Thuarea. 1817
Comments:
  • • valid publication verified from original literature
  • • combination never actually made by R. Brown
Name Verified on: 29-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Apr-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (fide J. Veldkamp, pers. comm.)
  • Weed: (fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Guangdong, - Hainan; Hong Kong
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Queensland, - Northern Territory

  • Naturalized:

  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Marshall Islands

References:

  • Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. 1960 (Grass BCIP)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. 1953-1971 (F Malaya)
  • Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  • Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. 1975-1979 (F Taiwan)
  • Office de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique Outre-mer Graminees des paturages et des cultures a Madagascar. 1969 (Grass Madag)
  • Releford, J. S. et al. 2009. Flora of Rongelap and Ailinginae Atolls, Republic of the Marshalls Islands Atoll Res. Bull. 572:1-13.
  • Salariato, D. L. et al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of the subtribe Melinidinae (Poaceae: Panicoideae: Paniceae) and evolutionary trends in the homogenization of inflorescences Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 56:355-369.
  • Tothill, J. C. & J. B. Hacker The grasses of Southern Queensland, rev. ed. 1982 (Grass SQsl)
  • Veldkamp, J. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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