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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.
Accessions: 5 (4 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: 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 de Zaragoza, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:339.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  5. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  6. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16

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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?id=10253. Accessed 22 July 2019.