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Taxon: Chloris cucullata Bisch.

 
Genus: Chloris
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Eleusininae
Nomen number: 10253
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 3, 19:357. 1853
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 5 (4 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas (Reno Co.), Oklahoma]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.e.), Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:339.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  5. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  6. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)

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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?id=10253. Accessed 21 November 2018.