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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, Durango, Sonora, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Federal District, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tlaxcala]

    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. 2001 (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. 1998 (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. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)

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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=104932. Accessed 19 October 2018.