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Taxon: Puccinellia nuttalliana (Schult.) Hitchc.

 
Genus: Puccinellia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Coleanthinae
Nomen number: 103547
Place of publication: Jepson, Fl. Calif. 1:162. 1912
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • Nuttall's alkali grass  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental: revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories, Yukon] Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Michigan]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada (n.), Utah (n.)]


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • United States (e.)


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  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. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  7. Smith, S. R. & A. Mintenko. 2000. Developing and evaluating North American native grasses for turf use. Diversity 16:43-45.
  8. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

Check other web resources for Puccinellia nuttalliana (Schult.) Hitchc. :

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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=103547. Accessed 16 July 2019.