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Taxon: Cenchrus longispinus (Hack.) Fernald

 
Genus: Cenchrus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 103625
Place of publication: Rhodora 45:388. 1943
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (common in the U.S.A.); potential seed contaminant (common in the U.S.A.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Quebec, Ontario]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Poaceae&GenusID=Cenchrus&SpeciesID=longispinus), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina [Corrientes, Entre Rios, La Rioja, Salta]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:338.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  5. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  6. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  7. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  8. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  9. National Plant Board National Plant Board federal and state quarantine summaries. 2008- (NPB State Noxweed)
  10. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  11. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  12. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)
  13. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:148.

Check other web resources for Cenchrus longispinus (Hack.) Fernald :


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=103625. Accessed 22 October 2018.