Taxon: Phalaris caroliniana Walter

 
Genus: Phalaris
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Phalaridinae
Nomen number: 27518
Place of publication: Fl. carol. 74. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Carolina Canary grass  (Source: Grass Tex) - English
  • May grass  (Source: F GPlains) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Ohio
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Baja Norte
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Colorado, Oregon
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico, Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona, California, Nevada

  • Naturalized

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Europe

    • Europe
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Puerto Rico

References:

  • Baldini, R. M. 1995. Revision of the genus Phalaris L. (Gramineae) (Webbia) 49:299.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  • Gould, F. W. & R. Moran The grasses of Baja California, Mexico. 1981 (Grass Baja)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)

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