Taxon: Bouteloua dactyloides (Nutt.) Columbus

 
Genus: Bouteloua
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Chloridoideae
      Tribe: Cynodonteae
Nomen number: 418957
Place of publication: Aliso 18:63. 1999
Name Verified on: 15-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 46 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Diversity 16:42-43. 2000, as Buchloe dactyloides)
  • Environmental: lawn/turf (fide Grass VarUSA, as Buchloe dactyloides)
  • Animal food: forage (fide Grass VarUSA, as Buchloe dactyloides)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Nebraska, - North Dakota, - Oklahoma, - South Dakota
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Coahuila, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi, - Zacatecas
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Montana, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas, - Louisiana
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, - Federal District, - Guanajuato, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Queretaro
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - Manitoba, - Saskatchewan

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Columbus, J. T. 1999. An expanded circumscription of Bouteloua (Gramineae: Chloridoideae): new combinations and names (Aliso) 18:63.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Kindscher, K. Medicinal wild plants of the prairie: an ethnobotanical guide. 1992 (Med Wild Pl Prairie)
  • Office of the Union UPOV: International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. List of the taxa protected by the members of the Union. 2009 (UPOV)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Synonyms:

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