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Taxon: Bothriochloa bladhii (Retz.) S. T. Blake

 
Genus: Bothriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 103434
Place of publication: Proc. Roy. Soc. Queensland 80:62. 1969
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Sep-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 236 (138 active, 131 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder; forage
  • Environmental: revegetator (as B. caucasica)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania (incl. Pemba, Zanzibar), Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Burkina Faso, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Eswatini, Namibia, South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North-West]

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan (s.), Kyrgyzstan
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia (tropical), Northern Territory]


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Barbados, Cuba, Dominican Republic, United States [Virgin Islands, U.S.]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina [La Pampa]


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource).
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand.
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas Note: = Bothriochloa intermedia
  4. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  6. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  7. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Bothriochloa+bladhii&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  9. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14
  10. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. 1990. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58
  11. Hanson, A. A. 1972. Grass varieties in the United States
  12. Harden, G. J., ed. 1990-1993. Flora of New South Wales.
  13. Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  14. Howell, C. J. & J. W. D. Sawyer. 2006. New Zealand naturalised vascular plant checklist
  15. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  16. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  17. Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. 1986. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4.
  18. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  19. Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia
  20. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  21. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
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  24. Tothill, J. C. & J. B. Hacker. 1982. The grasses of Southern Queensland, rev. ed.
  25. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  26. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  27. Zon, A. P. M. van der. 1992. Graminées du Cameroun

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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=103434. Accessed 22 November 2019.