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Taxon: Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash subsp. littorale (Nash) Gandhi & Smeins

 
Genus: Schizachyrium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Andropogoninae
Nomen number: 416213
Place of publication: Harvard Pap. Bot. 8:68. 1996
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Feb-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (5 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (n.w.), Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York (s.e.), Ohio (n.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Maryland (e.), North Carolina (e.), Virginia (e.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • United States (s.)


References:

  1. Englert, J. 1999. New and upcoming native grass releases from the Eastern US Plant Materials Centers. Proceedings of the Second Eastern Native Grass Symposium, November 17-19, 1999. Baltimore, Maryland 2:130.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: = Schizachyrium littorale (Nash) E. P. Bicknell
  3. Gandhi, K. N. & F. E. Smeins. 1996. Four new combinations and one neotypification in Schizachyrium (Poaceae). Harvard Pap. Bot. 8:67-68.
  4. Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas

Check other web resources for Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash subsp. littorale (Nash) Gandhi & Smeins :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • Grass Manual on the Web: Manual of Grasses for North America North of Mexico
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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?416213. Accessed 21 November 2019.