Taxon: Dichanthium caricosum (L.) A. Camus

 
Genus: Dichanthium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 13899
Place of publication: Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 27:549. 1921
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Jun-2009
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Animal food: forage ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guizhou, Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Naturalized



    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (n.)


References:

  1. Babu, C. R. Herbaceous flora of Dehra Dun. (HF Dehra Dun)
  2. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  3. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  4. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  8. Giraldo-Cañas, D. 2011. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en Colombia (Darwiniana) 49:181.
  9. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  10. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  11. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  12. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  13. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  14. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  15. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  16. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Dichanthium caricosum (L.) A. Camus :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.

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=13899. Accessed 18 June 2018.