Taxon: Bothriochloa saccharoides (Sw.) Rydb.

 
Genus: Bothriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 7492
Place of publication: Brittonia 1:81. 1931
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Bothriochloa saccharoides auct. nonn. (in United States, = B. laguroides subsp. torreyana (Steud.) Allred & Gould)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 09-Jun-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 57 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Puebla, Quintana Roo, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


References:

  1. Allred, K. W. & F. W. Gould 1983. Systematics of the Bothriochloa saccharoides complex (Poaceae: Andropogoneae) Syst. Bot. 8:175.
  2. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  4. Gould, F. W. 1967. The grass genus Andropogon in the United States (Brittonia) 19:74.
  5. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  6. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  7. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)

Check other web resources for Bothriochloa saccharoides (Sw.) Rydb. :

  • 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
  • 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.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?7492. Accessed 21 April 2018.