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Taxon: Cymbopogon caesius (Nees ex Hook. & Arn.) Stapf

 
Genus: Cymbopogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 12796
Place of publication: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1906:360. 1906
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Feb-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: essential oils (fide Wealth India RM 2:412. 1950); essential oils (fide Wealth India RM 2:412. 1950)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, [Cape Province, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal] Swaziland

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Yemen
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (s.), Pakistan, Sri Lanka


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM)
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  6. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  7. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). (F Andhra Prad)
  10. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  11. Sreekumar, P. V. & V. J. Nair Flora of Kerala - grasses. (Grass Kerala)
  12. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  13. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  14. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Cymbopogon caesius (Nees ex Hook. & Arn.) Stapf :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12796. Accessed 21 November 2018.