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Taxon: Thuarea involuta (G. Forst.) R. Br. ex Sm.

 
Genus: Thuarea
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Melinidinae
Nomen number: 105139
Place of publication: A. Rees, Cycl. 35: Thuarea. 1817
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • valid publication verified from original literature
  • • combination never actually made by R. Brown
Name Verified on: 29-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar (e.)

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, [Guangdong Sheng, Hainan Sheng] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (coasts), Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory (n.), Queensland]


    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Marshall Islands


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. 1960. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) Note: four books on weeds worldwide in scope
  4. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds Note: in Thailand
  5. Holttum, R. E. et al. 1953-1971. A revised flora of Malaya.
  6. Koyama, T. 1987. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions
  7. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia
  8. Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia
  9. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  10. Office de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique Outre-mer. 1969. Graminees des paturages et des cultures a Madagascar.
  11. Releford, J. S. et al. 2009. Flora of Rongelap and Ailinginae Atolls, Republic of the Marshalls Islands. Atoll Res. Bull. 572:1-13.
  12. Salariato, D. L. et al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of the subtribe Melinidinae (Poaceae: Panicoideae: Paniceae) and evolutionary trends in the homogenization of inflorescences. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 56:355-369. Note: as a basal taxon
  13. Tothill, J. C. & J. B. Hacker. 1982. The grasses of Southern Queensland, rev. ed.
  14. Veldkamp, J. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  15. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Thuarea involuta (G. Forst.) R. Br. ex Sm. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=105139. Accessed 18 July 2019.