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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.
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.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, 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, 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 Ríos, La Rioja, Salta]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:338.
  2. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 48.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  5. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. Note: mentions under Cenchrus pauciflorus
  6. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds
  7. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  8. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois. Note: = Cenchrus pauciflorus
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  10. National Plant Board. 2008-. National Plant Board federal and state quarantine summaries URL: http://nationalplantboard.org/docs/summaries/california.pdf target='_blank'
  11. 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).
  12. Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agricultural Handbook no. 505
  13. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Poaceae&GenusID=Cenchrus&SpeciesID=longispinus target='_blank'
  14. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47
  15. 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103625. Accessed 8 December 2019.