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Taxon: Eragrostis minor Host

 
Genus: Eragrostis
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Eragrostideae
Subtribe: Eragrostidinae
Nomen number: 301035
Place of publication: Icon. descr. gram. austriac. 4:15. 1809
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Sep-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 30 (22 active, 16 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • little love grass  (Source: F Pak) - English
  • small love grass  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • small stink grass  (Source: Aust Pl Common Names) - English
  • little love grass  (Source: ICAW) - English (Canada)
  • éragrostide faux-pâturin  (Source: ICAW) - French (Canada)
  • kärleksgräs  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Libya
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Mauritania, Senegal

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Egypt, [Sinai] Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Nepal, Pakistan

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation, [Astrakhan, Kalmykia, Saratov, Volgograd] Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Boulos, L. 1995. Flora of Egypt checklist.
  4. Burkill, H. M. 1994. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 2:251.
  5. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  6. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 39.
  7. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  8. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  9. Ghazanfar, S. A. 1992. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2
  10. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. 1990. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58
  11. Gugsa, L. & T. Mengiste. 1999. The crossability of Eragrostis tef (Zucc.) trotter with its wild close relatives. Proc. Annual Conf. Crop Science Soc. Ethiopia. 57-60. Note: it reported unsuccessful crosses between Eragrostis tef and E. minor
  12. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  13. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  14. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. 3:390.
  15. Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia
  16. Lazarides, M. 1997. A revision of Eragrostis (Eragrostideae, Eleusininae, Poaceae) in Australia. Austral. Syst. Bot. 10:136.
  17. Mouterde, P. 1966-. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  18. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  19. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  20. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  21. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region 1:187.
  22. Thulin, M., ed. 1993-. Flora of Somalia.
  23. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966-. Flora of Iraq.
  24. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  25. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  26. Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR
  27. Veldkamp, J. F. 2002. Revision of Eragrostis (Gramineae, Chloridoideae) in Malesia. Blumea 47:179.
  28. Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the Yemen flora.
  29. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966-. Flora palaestina.
  30. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47 64.

Check other web resources for Eragrostis minor Host :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?301035. Accessed 15 September 2019.