Taxon: Nassella tenuissima (Trin.) Barkworth

 
Genus: Nassella
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 402094
Place of publication: Taxon 39:612. 1990
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide Weeds SAfr, as Stipa tenuissima; Invasive Pl Spec; Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, - Durango, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi, - Tamaulipas, - Zacatecas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, - Guanajuato, - Hidalgo, - Mexico, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Tlaxcala, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Catamarca, - Cordoba, - Entre Rios, - La Pampa, - La Rioja, - Mendoza, - Rio Negro, - San Juan, - San Luis, - Santa Cruz, - Santa Fe, - Santiago del Estero, - Tucuman; Chile

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Barkworth, M. E. 1990. Nassella (Gramineae, Stipeae): revised interpretation and nomenclatural changes (Taxon) 39:597-614.
  • Barkworth, M. E. & A. M. Torres 2001. Distribution and diagnostic characters of Nassella (Poaceae: Stipeae) (Taxon) 50:458.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • CONABIO Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad en Mexico. Sistema Integrado de Información Taxonómica (SIIT) (on-line resource). (CONABIO)
  • Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Henderson, M. et al. Declared weeds and alien invader plants in South Africa. Botanical Research Institute, bulletin 413. 1987 (Weeds SAfr)
  • Herrera-Arrieta, Y. Las Gramíneus de Durango. 2001 (Grass Durango)
  • Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  • Reyna, J. V. & M. E. Barkworth 1994. El genero Nassella (Poaceae: Stipeae) en Mexico Acta Bot. Mex. 26:73.
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catalogo de la familia Poaceae en la Republica Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)

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