Taxon: Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roem. & Schult.

 
Genus: Setaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Paniceae
Nomen number: 317165
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:891. 1817
Comment: = S. glauca auct.
Name Verified on: 15-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 28 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • pigeon grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • yellow bristle grass  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • yellow foxtail  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop diseases (fide WorldWeeds 763. 1997)
  • Harmful organism host: crop pests (fide WorldWeeds 763. 1997)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Atlas WWeed; F Ceylon)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland
    • West Tropical Africa: Burkina Faso; Cote D'Ivoire; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Niger; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Oman; Yemen
    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan; Korea
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation-Far East - Far East
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Indochina
    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea; Solomon Islands
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Hungary
    • Northern Europe: Sweden
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Romania; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Guam; Micronesia; Northern Mariana Islands

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Thailand; Vietnam
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia; Norfolk Island
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus
    • Middle Europe: Belgium; Germany; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Norway
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; Mexico; United States
  • Pacific

    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia; Pitcairn
    • Southwestern Pacific: New Caledonia; Samoa; Tonga
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Dominica; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Puerto Rico
    • Southern South America: Chile; Paraguay - Alto Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador

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