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Taxon: Muhlenbergia montana (Nutt.) Hitchc.

 
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Muhlenbergiinae
Nomen number: 104932
Place of publication: Bull. U.S.D.A. 772:145, 147. 1920
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Dec-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 13 (13 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • mountain muhly  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Wyoming (s.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Utah (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Sonora, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Ciudad de México, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tlaxcala, Guanajuato]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala [Huehuetenango]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:369.
  2. Chase, A. & C. D. Niles, comps. Index to grass species. (Smiths Grass)
  3. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. 1998. A revision of the Muhlenbergia montana (Nutt.) Hitchc. complex (Poaceae: Chloridoideae) (Brittonia) 50:41.
  6. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. Las Gramíneus de Durango (Grass Durango)
  7. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. & P. M. Peterson 2007. Muhlenbergia (Poaceae) de Chihuahua, México Sida, Bot. Misc. 29:46-48.
  8. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  9. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2 (Food Feed Crops US)
  10. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  11. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  12. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16 (Grass Util Mex)

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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=104932. Accessed 16 June 2019.